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stagnation

Noun

1 a state of inactivity (in business or art etc); "economic growth of less than 1% per year is considered to be economic stagnation" [syn: stagnancy, doldrums]
2 inactivity of liquids; being stagnant; standing still; without current or circulation [syn: stagnancy]

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English

Pronunciation

  • /stægˈneɪʃən/, /st

Extensive Definition

Stagnation may refer to one of the following
stagnation in French: Stagnation
stagnation in Polish: Stagnacja
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