Thesaurus / quiescence

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Every limb was at rest, every nerve seemed lulled into quiescence.
THE GOLDEN WEBANTHONY PARTRIDGE
Now came another period of quiescence in the war, but a period radically different in temper from the first.
The cycle ends in a condition of quiescence, or of such action as tends only to preserve the status quo.
THE ANALYSIS OF MINDBERTRAND RUSSELL
Taking the line of quiescence as a level of development, it follows that the level has become higher.
The diagram is made up of curves that fall upon the line of quiescence; unity of curve is lacking, hence unity of effort.
Early growth is largely dependent upon feeding before winter quiescence.
The quiescence of the pupa is mainly owing to the rapidity of the changes going on in it.
The pipes went on glowing and dying like little volcanoes with ephemeral periods of activity and quiescence.
YELLOWSTONE NIGHTSHERBERT QUICK
I want an active peace and not a quiescence, and I do not want to suppress and expel any motive at all.
A circle of quiescence and solitude such as that which might ring a saint or a hermit rings this majestic and profound humourist.
VARIED TYPESG. K. CHESTERTON

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