Dormant

Temporary suspension of visible growth and physiological activity evidenced in many plants by loss of leaves.

Dormant

The phase when a plants growth slows or stops completely, usually in autumn or winter

dormant

(French: dormir to sleep; L: dormire) in a resting condition; the organism is alive but relatively inactive in metabolism, and no growth occurs (see also hybernating, aestivating)
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dormant

[adj] - (biology) in a condition of biological rest or suspended animation 2. [adj] - of e.g. volcanos 3. [adj] - not active but capable of becoming active
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Dormant

• (a.) In a sleeping posture; as, a lion dormant; -- distinguished from couchant. • (a.) A large beam in the roof of a house upon which portions of the other timbers rest or ` sleep.` • (a.) Sleeping; as, a dormant animal; hence, not in action or exercise; quiescent; at rest; in abeyance; not disclosed, asserted, or insisted on; as, ...
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dormant

hibernating(a) adjective in a condition of biological rest or suspended animation; `dormant buds`; `a hibernating bear`; `torpid frogs`
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Dormant

Dor'mant adjective [ French, present participle of dormir to sleep, from Latin dormire ; confer Greek ..., Sanskrit drā , OSlav. dr...mati .] 1. Sleeping; as, a dormant animal; hence, not in action or exercise; quiescent; at rest; in abeyance; not disc...
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Dormant

Dor'mant noun [ See Dormant , adjective ] (Architecture) A large beam in the roof of a house upon which portions of the other timbers rest or ' sleep.' Arch. Pub. Soc. -- Called also dormant tree , dorman tree , dormond , and dorme...
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dormant

A large beam in the roof of a house upon which portions of the other timbers rest or ' sleep.' . Called also dormant tree, dorman tree, dormond, and dormer. ... See: Dormant. ... 1. Sleeping; as, a dormant animal; hence, not in action or exercise; quiescent; at rest; in abeyance; not disclosed, asserted, or insisted on; as, dormant passions; dorman...
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Dormant

A sleeping or resting period for your perennial plants
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Dormant

At rest, usually used to describe deciduous or herbaceous plants in winter when growth is not active and seeds before they germinate.
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dormant

dormant, dormancy 1. Lying asleep or as if asleep; inactive. 2. Latent but capable of being activated. 3. Temporarily quiescent. 4. In a condition of biological rest or inactivity characterized by cessation of growth or development and the suspension of many metabolic processes. 5. A state in which viable seeds, spores, or buds fail to germinate e...
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dormant

In a sleeping position; state of minimal activity
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dormant

in a state of inactivity but awaiting development 
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Dormant

In a state of suspended growth (as in winter)
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Dormant

In architecture a dormant (also known as a dormant-tree or dormond) is a large beam in the roof of a house upon which portions of the other timbers rest or sleep.
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Dormant

In heraldry dormant describes a sleeping posture.
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dormant

inactive but capable of becoming active
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dormant

inactive but capable of becoming active
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dormant

inactive but capable of becoming active
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dormant

Seeds that fail to germinate even though environmental conditions for germination are adequate.
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Dormant

temporarily inactive: dormant buds; dormant seeds.
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dormant

The state of a plant when growth has ceased for the year and other activities in the plant have slowed down, usually during winter.
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Dormant

The term is used to describe a volcano which is presently inactive but which may erupt again. Most of the major Cascade volcanoes are believed to be dormant rather than extinct.
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Dormant

The time in a plant's life when growth slows or stops allowing the plant to rest
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