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moving at a slow speed, or doing something at a slow speed
slowly and in small stages or amounts
happening or developing at a slow rate over a long period of time
slowly and in a way that shows that you feel sad, tired, or ill
slowly and for as long as you like
very slowly, carefully, and gradually
happening or doing something in a slow and gradual way, but achieving definite results
a medical test in which blood cells are taken from the body and examined to find out if they are healthy
the lowest female singing voice, or a woman with this singing voice
someone on a film set who takes care of plants, trees, and other various landscaping materials like rocks, gravel, sand, etc.
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