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inactivity

Noun

1 the state of being inactive [syn: inaction, inactiveness] [ant: action, action, action]
2 a disposition to remain inactive or inert; "he had to overcome his inertia and get back to work" [syn: inactiveness, inertia] [ant: activeness]
3 being inactive; being less active [ant: activity]

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English

Etymology

From in- + activity

Noun

inactivity
  1. The quality of being inactive; idleness; passiveness.

Translations

quality of being inactive

Extensive Definition

Activity may mean:
inactivity in Czech: Aktivita
inactivity in German: Aktivität
inactivity in French: Activité (homonymie)
inactivity in Italian: Attività
inactivity in Dutch: Activiteit
inactivity in Polish: Aktywność
inactivity in Portuguese: Atividade
inactivity in Slovak: Aktivita
inactivity in Ukrainian: Активність

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