Check out example codes for "css pause animation". It will help you in understanding the concepts better.

Code Example 1

/* On a une seule animation */
animation-play-state: running;
animation-play-state: paused;

/* On gère plusieurs animations */
/* avec des valeurs respectives */
animation-play-state: paused, running, running;

/* Valeurs globales */
animation-play-state: inherit;
animation-play-state: initial;
animation-play-state: unset;

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