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quiescent
used in Wuthering Heights

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Definition
being quiet or still or inactive for the time being

or in medicine:  causing no symptoms
  • If Edgar Linton meets me, I shall not hesitate to knock him down, and give him enough to insure his quiescence while I stay.
    Chapter 14 (79% in)

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