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slow-twitch

[sloh-twich] /ˈsloʊˌtwɪtʃ/
adjective, Physiology
1.
of or relating to muscle fiber that contracts relatively slowly and is resistant to fatigue (distinguished from fast-twitch).
Origin
1975-1980
1975-80
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