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uk   us   /kwiˈes.ənt/ formal
temporarilyquiet and not ​active: The ​politicalsituation was now ​relatively quiescent.
(Definition of quiescent from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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in Chinese (Simplified) (暂时)平静的,静止的…
in Chinese (Traditional) (暫時)平靜的,靜止的…
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