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 for tranquil
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Tranquil \Tran"quil\, a. [L. tranquillus; probably fr. trans
     across, over + a word akin to quietus quiet: cf. F.
     tranquille. See Quiet.]
     Quiet; calm; undisturbed; peaceful; not agitated; as, the
     atmosphere is tranquil; the condition of the country is
     [1913 Webster]
           A style clear, tranquil, easy to follow. --De Quincey.
     [1913 Webster] Tranquilization

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

      adj 1: (of a body of water) free from disturbance by heavy
             waves; "a ribbon of sand between the angry sea and the
             placid bay"; "the quiet waters of a lagoon"; "a lake of
             tranquil blue water reflecting a tranquil blue sky"; "a
             smooth channel crossing"; "scarcely a ripple on the still
             water"; "unruffled water" [syn: placid, quiet,
             still, tranquil, smooth, unruffled]
      2: not agitated; without losing self-possession; "spoke in a
         calm voice"; "remained calm throughout the uproar"; "he
         remained serene in the midst of turbulence"; "a serene
         expression on her face"; "she became more tranquil";
         "tranquil life in the country" [syn: calm, unagitated,
         serene, tranquil]

From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  94 Moby Thesaurus words for "tranquil":
     at peace, at rest, blank, blankminded, bloodless, calm, cloistered,
     collected, composed, concordant, cool, coolheaded, dispassionate,
     dwindling, easy, easygoing, ebbing, empty, empty-headed, equable,
     even, even-tempered, even-tenored, fatuous, halcyon, hushed,
     idyllic, impassive, inane, incogitant, irenic, isolated,
     levelheaded, moldering, nirvanic, oblivious, orderly, pacific,
     passive, pastoral, peaceable, peaceful, peacetime, philosophical,
     piping, placid, poised, possessed, quiescent, quiet, quietistic,
     regular, relaxed, reposeful, reposing, restful, resting, secluded,
     sedate, self-controlled, self-possessed, sequestered, sequestrated,
     serene, sheltered, smooth, soft, stable, steady, still,
     still as death, stillish, stilly, stoic, stolid, subsiding,
     thoughtfree, thoughtless, unagitated, undisturbed, unexcited,
     unideaed, unintellectual, unmoved, unoccupied, unperturbed,
     unreasoning, unruffled, unstirring, unthinking, untroubled, vacant,
     vacuous, waning

From The Free On-line Dictionary of Computing (30 December 2018) :

     1966.  ALGOL-like language with sets and other extensions, for
     the Illiac IV.  "TRANQUIL: A Language for an Array Processing
     Computer", N.E. Abel et al, Proc SJCC 34 (1969).

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