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slow gait

noun
1.
(of a horse) a slow rack.
Origin
1935-1940
1935-40
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  • He appears to advantage when walking at a slow gait.
  • Poor physical function, importantly slow gait and reduced muscle strength.
  • Despite their slow gait, bison are surprisingly fast for animals that weigh more than half a ton.
  • Their slow gait, when feeding, is different from the hopping of other rabbits.
  • The age-related changes were slightly more pronounced at slow gait speed than at fast speed.

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