proceeding with or characterized by slow, sluggish, or leisurely movement or activity.

1635–45 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
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Example sentences
The bureaucracy is both hermetic and insular, slow-moving in its bulk, at times
  heavy-handed in its armour.
All were big, had short arms and were often reconstructed as being on the more
  rotund and slow-moving side of scale.
Your favorite coffee shop is crowded with harried people, and you are standing
  shoulder to shoulder in a slow-moving line.
Wind and ocean currents sweep up this garbage and deposit it in this
  slow-moving gyre.
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