Dormant

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

Dormant

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

Dormant

In heraldry dormant describes a sleeping posture.
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dormant

in a state of inactivity but awaiting development 
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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

[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

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

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

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

A sleeping or resting period for your perennial plants
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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

inactive but capable of becoming active
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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

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

inactive but capable of becoming active
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dormant

In a sleeping position; state of minimal activity
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dormant

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

inactive but capable of becoming active
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dormant

inactive but capable of becoming active
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Dormant

In a state of suspended growth (as in winter)
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