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Tranquil

tranquil
quiet; calm; undisturbed; peaceful; not agitated; as, the atmosphere is tranquil; the condition of the country is tranquil. A style clear, tranquil, easy to follow. (De Quincey)
Origin: L. Tranquillus; probably fr. Trans across, over – a word akin to quietus quiet: cf. F. Tranquille. See Quiet.


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