torpor Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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torpornoun [U]

uk   /ˈtɔː.pər/  us   /ˈtɔːr.pɚ/ (also torpidity, uk   /tɔːˈpɪd.ə.ti/  us   /tɔːrˈpɪd.ə.t̬i/ )
formal the ​state of not being ​active and having no ​energy or ​enthusiasm specialized biology the ​state of ​reducedactivity that some ​animalsexperience during the ​winter
(Definition of torpor from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “torpor”
in Chinese (Simplified) 不活跃, 萎靡, 迟钝…
in Chinese (Traditional) 不活躍, 萎靡, 遲鈍…
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