latent englannista suomeksi
remaining in an inactive or hidden phase; dormant.
2008 July 2, Joe Palca, “Scientists Make Herpes Breakthrough”, abstract, ''All Things Considered'', National Public Radio
- Those infected with a herpes virus are infected for life. That’s because the virus goes "latent." Sometimes, it awakes from its slumber, producing painful illnesses.
lying dormant or hidden until circumstances are suitable for development or manifestation.
Anything that is latent.
latent (existing or present but concealed or inactive)