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slowness


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Slowness  \Slow"ness\,  n. 
  The  quality  or  state  of  being  slow. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  slowness 
  n  1:  unskillfulness  resulting  from  a  lack  of  training  [syn:  {awkwardness}, 
  {clumsiness},  {ineptness},  {ineptitude},  {maladroitness}] 
  2:  a  rate  demonstrating  an  absence  of  haste  or  hurry  [syn:  {deliberation}, 
  {deliberateness},  {unhurriedness}] 
  3:  lack  of  normal  development  of  intellectual  capacities  [syn: 
  {retardation},  {mental  retardation},  {backwardness},  {subnormality}] 




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