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fallow period

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishfallow periodfallow perioda time when nothing is done or achieved The band went through a fallow period in the late 90s. fallow
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fallow periodProperly looked after they can produce several crops a year and remain fertile for centuries without needing a fallow period.There are sudden, dramatic leaps in small children's learning, interspersed with long fallow periods when nothing seems to happen.
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