When you use the sys.column_store_row_groups and sys.dm_db_column_store_row_group_physical_stats dynamic management views (DMV) together with large data definition language (DDL) operations in Microsoft SQL Server 2016, a deadlock may occur.
This issue is fixed in the following cumulative updates for SQL Server:
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Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed in the "Applies to" section.
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