קיפאון

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Hebrew[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the root ק־פ־א (k-p-').

Noun[edit]

קיפאון \ קִפָּאוֹן (kipa'ónm (singular construct form קיפאון \ קִפְאוֹן־)

  1. Freezing: the process whereby a liquid becomes a solid at a temperature below its freezing point.
  2. Freezing cold, extreme cold.
  3. Stagnation, deadlock: a situation with no change or progress.
  4. (computing) Deadlock.