stasis \STAY-sis; STAS-is\, noun;
plural stases \STAY-seez; STAS-eez\:
1. A state of balance, equilibrium, or stagnation.
2. Stoppage of the normal flow of a bodily fluid or semifluid.
|The frustrating stasis of last year's red zone offense left many Tide fans hoping to never see anything like the "Jumbo Package" ever again.|