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Noun: passivity  pu'si-vu-tee
  1. The trait of remaining inactive; a lack of initiative
    - passiveness
  2. Submission to others or to outside influences
    - passiveness

Derived forms: passivities

See also: inactive, passive

Type of: inactiveness, inactivity, inertia, submissiveness

Encyclopedia: Passivity