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to deliberately take a long time to do something
to go somewhere, or to do something, so slowly that people become annoyed with you
to do something very slowly because you do not really want to do it
to take more time or care than is necessary when you are doing something
not reacting quickly to take advantage of a situation
a start-up … whose value has reached more than one billion US dollars
a bird with a long thin beak that lives mainly in wet areas
an afternoon full of crafts
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