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"dormant" in British English

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dormantadjective

uk   /ˈdɔː.mənt/ us   /ˈdɔːr.mənt/
(Definition of dormant from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"dormant" in American English

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dormantadjective

us   /ˈdɔr·mənt/
(of things) not active or growing, but having the ability to be active at a later time: a dormant volcano Most roses being sold now are dormant, and without any soil around their roots.
(Definition of dormant from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"dormant" in Business English

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dormantadjective

uk   /ˈdɔːmənt/ us  
not active or growing now, but having the ability to become active in the future: Authorities reopened a dormant investigation of the company.lie/remain/sit dormant The legislation was drafted and then lay dormant in Parliament for months.
(Definition of dormant from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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