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dead·lock

 (dĕd′lŏk′)
n.
1. A standstill resulting from the opposition of two unrelenting forces or factions.
2. Sports A tied score.
3. Computers A failure or inability to proceed due to two programs or devices both requiring a response from the other before completing an operation.
4. Chiefly British A deadbolt.
tr. & intr.v. dead·locked, dead·lock·ing, dead·locks
To bring or come to a deadlock.
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deadlocked

(ˈdɛdlɒkt)
adj
in a state of deadlock
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.deadlocked - at a complete standstill because of opposition of two unrelenting forces or factions; "the chess game ended with white stalemated"; "the two factions are deadlocked over fringe benefits"
obstructed - shut off to passage or view or hindered from action; "a partially obstructed passageway"; "an obstructed view"; "justice obstructed is not justice"
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deadlocked

adjective even, level, equal, parallel, neck and neck, fifty-fifty (informal), equally balanced The jury remained deadlocked.
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Translations

deadlocked

[ˈdɛdlɒkt] adj
to be deadlocked [negotiations] → être au point mort; [people] → être dans l'impassedead loss n
to be a dead loss [person] → n'être bon(ne) à rien; [thing] → ne rien valoir
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

deadlocked

adj negotiations, talksfestgefahren
Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007

deadlocked

[ˈdɛdˌlɒkt] adj to be deadlocked (talks, negotiations) → essere in una fase di stallo
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995
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The truce meeting arranged between the International Oil Companies (IOC) and maritime workers under the aegis of the Maritime Workers Union of Nigeria (MWUN) by the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) on Wednesday was deadlocked as both parties could not reach a formal agreement on the payment of all outstanding entitlements being owed the workers by the IOC's.
BREXIT negotiations remain deadlocked over measures to prevent a hard border between the UK and Ireland.
Detection and recovery methods make use of a monitoring controller for detecting the deadlock occurrence and then recover the production process by terminating some deadlocked processes such that some involved resources are released.
Exit polls showed Likud deadlocked with the centre-left Zionist Union of Isaac Herzog.
The Doha trade talks have been deadlocked since 2008 over differences on major issues between members including agriculture, industrial tariffs and non-tariff barriers, services and trade remedies.
It uses 4e-2n+41 messages in 2d time units to find out whether the initiator is deadlocked, where n is the number of nodes and I is the number of leaf nodes in the WFG.
The deadlocked Doha Round of trade negotiations, nearly a decade old, has been subjected to numerous delays.
The final in Doha was a nail-biting encounter, as both teams remained deadlocked even after four overtime periods were played, paving the way for the decisive shootout.
Acas gave both parties time to reflect upon its initiative and met with the airline and the union on Tuesday but reported that the two parties remain deadlocked.