The slowing of the heart is partly brought about by an action on the vagus centre.
Nothing is slowing down.
"I'm slowing you down," she gasped.
She trailed him, slowing when she turned the corner leading to his apartments.
He rubbed his face, his fingers slowing as he felt his scars.
"If he was, he had no compunction about ditching her and taking off," Cynthia said, slowing to catch her breath.
She trotted away from the cliff, slowing when she felt far enough from the edge.
General Greene motioned them forward, slowing when he saw Dan limp.
Katie frowned. In the course of a day, Gabe had gone from emotional to unaffected when discussing Death. He was distracted, and she felt like she was talking to someone completely different. Blaming herself for taking his mind off of their survival, she fell silent and followed him. Briars and branches caught her pant legs, and she found herself slowing to push more and more of the jungle's flora out of the way. Gabe, too, began to struggle with the bramble, and she noticed the jungle no longer laid their path before him. Instead of clearing away to allow them passage, it stayed where it was, obstructing them.
If exhaustion truly was mental as much as physical, he'd conquered its demon as he edged to the side of the road without slowing his pace, allowing an infrequent car to pass.
They raced the horses past the pond and up the hill, slowing when they came to the rocky area.
She returned his wave without slowing down.
Certain drugs have the power of relieving inflammation by slowing the heart and rendering its impulse more feeble.
Thiourea and many of its unsymmetrical derivatives have marked physiological action; thiourea causes a slowing of the pulse and respiration, cardiac failure, and death in convulsions; phenyl-, ethyland acetyl-thiourea are actively toxic. The most important derivative pharmacologically is allyl-thiourea, also known as thiosinamine or rhodallin, NH2 CS NH CH2 CH:CH2.
His " law of acceleration " together with the complementary " law of retardation," or the slowing up in the development of certain characters (first propounded by E.