slow

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tempo, slow adagio
slow movement in music adagio
slow section of a pas de deux requiring great skill and strength by the dancers adagio
perfume to slow rate of evaporation, substance added to ambergris
small slow-growing deciduous shrubby tree of dry sandy barrens of southeastern United States having leaves with bristle-tipped lobes resembling turkey's toes American turkey oak , Quercus laevis , turkey oak
large slow-growing deciduous tree of the eastern United States having stout spreading branches and leaves with usually 7 rounded lobes; yields strong and durable hard wood American white oak , Quercus alba
subshrubs of southeastern United States forming slow-growing clumps and having blue flowers in short terminal cymes Amsonia tabernaemontana , blue star
small slow-growing pine of western United States similar to the bristlecone pine; chocolate brown bark in plates and short needles in bunches of 5; crown conic but becoming rough and twisted; oldest plant in the world growing to 5000 years in cold semides ancient pine , Pinus longaeva
tempo, moderately slow andante
moderately slow tempo (a walking pace) andante
slow, as in music andante , largo , lento , tardo
anti-TNF compound (trade name Arava) that is given orally; can slow the progression of rheumatoid arthritis by slowing the proliferation of white blood cells which reduces inflammation in the synovium Arava , leflunomide
slow-growing geophytic cacti; northern and eastern Mexico; southern Texas Ariocarpus , genus Ariocarpus
continuous succession of slow, writhing, involuntary movements of the hands and feet and other body parts athetosis
slow-growing medium-sized cedar of east coast of the United States; resembles American arborvitae Atlantic white cedar , Chamaecyparis thyoides , coast white cedar , southern white cedar , white cedar , white cypress
fire that is set intentionally in order to slow an approaching forest fire or grassfire by clearing a burned area in its path backfire
slow love song ballad
slow-growing creeping plant with semi-evergreen leaves on erect wiry stems; used as ground cover barrenwort , bishop's hat , Epimedium grandiflorum
swampy arm or slow-moving outlet of a lake (term used mainly in Mississippi and Louisiana) bayou
slow kind of alcoholic fermentation at a temperature low enough that the yeast cells can sink to the bottom of the fermenting liquid; used in the production of lager bottom fermentation
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