nondormant

adjective
non·​dor·​mant | \ ˌnän-ˈdȯr-mənt How to pronounce nondormant (audio) \

Definition of nondormant

1 : being in such a condition that germination is possible nondormant seeds
2 : being in active vegetative growth nondormant plants

First Known Use of nondormant

1940, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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“Nondormant.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/nondormant. Accessed 22 Oct. 2020.

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