(third-person singular simple present quiesces, present participle quiescing, simple past and past participle quiesced)
"quiesce." YourDictionary, n.d. Web. 14 October 2018. <http://www.yourdictionary.com/quiesce>.
quiesce. (n.d.). Retrieved October 14th, 2018, from http://www.yourdictionary.com/quiesce
To slow down the computer or make one of its resources inactive, but still available, in order to conserve power. The term comes from "quiescent," which means "to become quiet."
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