Antisubmarine warfare (ASW) has not stagnated, but it shows signs of disarray.
The bad news: The rate has stagnated at nearly 21 percent for the last five years after four decades of decline.
One thing he wants to debunk at the very outset: that stagnated wages are a result of low-skilled immigrants.
1660s (implied in stagnation), from Latin stagnatum, stagnatus, past participle of stagnare "to stagnate," from stagnatum "standing water," from PIE root *stag- "to seep drip" (cf. Greek stazein "to ooze, drip;" see stalactite). Related: Stagnated; stagnating.