Quiescently
Quiescently \Qui*es"cent*ly\, adv. In a quiescent manner. [1913 Webster]

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  • quiescently — quiescent ► ADJECTIVE ▪ in a state or period of inactivity. DERIVATIVES quiescence noun quiescently adverb. ORIGIN from Latin quiescere be still , from quies quiet …   English terms dictionary

  • quiescently — adverb see quiescent …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • quiescently — See quiescence. * * * …   Universalium

  • quiescently — adverb In a quiescent manner …   Wiktionary

  • quiescently — kwaɪ esntlɪ adv. quietly, peacefully, tranquilly; restfully, without movement …   English contemporary dictionary

  • quiescently — qui·es·cent·ly …   English syllables

  • quiescently — adverb : in a quiescent manner …   Useful english dictionary

  • quiescent — quiescently, adv. quiescence, quiescency, n. /kwee es euhnt, kwuy /, adj. being at rest; quiet; still; inactive or motionless: a quiescent mind. [1600 10; < L quiescent (s. of quiescens, prp. of quiescere), equiv. to qui , base meaning rest,… …   Universalium

  • quiescent — adjective Etymology: Latin quiescent , quiescens, present participle of quiescere to become quiet, rest, from quies Date: 1605 1. marked by inactivity or repose ; tranquilly at rest 2. causing no trouble or symptoms < quiescent gallstones >… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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