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stagnation

[stag′nā·shən]
(hydrology)
The condition of a body of water unstirred by a current or wave.
The condition of a glacier that has stopped flowing.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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Under the "10 hafte, 10 baje 10 minute campaign" ((10 weeks-10o'clock-10 minutes), the chief minister inspected his home for any possible sources of stagnant clean water, which can lead to the breeding of Aedes mosquitoes that spread vector-borne diseases, the Chief Minister Office (CMO) said.
The others tried to go after him and also drowned,' said one of the eye-witnesses adding that the water was stagnant in the area since it was not drained out from past rains.
The spokesman urged the citizens to adopt precautionary measures and remove stagnant water from their homes and roof tops as most of dengue larvae and adult mosquito is found in air coolers, water drums and scrap items.
'Everyone has to take care of clean environment,' she urged, saying piles of garbage and stagnant rainwater in various areas will create a more complicated situation.
In Strovolos and Palouriotissa where two cases have been reported, the ministry said there is no stagnant water or fountains and it is believed the two cases are due to water that has remained stagnant in plants and pots.
While some experts have called for raising public awareness, it is the civic authorities that need to be particularly active in draining out stagnant water in the aftermath of rains.
The significant impacting factors in the global display industry include high demand for flexible display technology in consumer electronics devices, increase in adoption of electronic components in the automotive sector, rise in trend of touch-based devices, high cost of the transparent and quantum dot display technologies, stagnant growth of desktop PCs, notebook, and tablets, surge in adoption of AR/VR devices, and commercialization of autonomous vehicles.
FAISALABAD -- Stagnant rainwater is harmful for cotton crops, therefore farmers should immediately drain out it from fields.
MALAM Bilya Haruna, the Coordinator, Malaria Control Programme in Jigawa, has advised residents of the state to always maintain a clean environment free of stagnant water.
"We want our creeks and other stagnant water to be moved because as far as I know, the more stagnant it is, the more possible na dumami ang lamok na may dalang dengue," he said.
It is ongoing process kasi para mabawasan yung stagnant water,' Moreno told reporters.
Rashid Mehmood Khan asked the residents to remove stagnant water in outdoor and household settings to stop mosquitoes from breeding after rain and submerged water.