How to use Slower in a sentence
I can turn the heat down and it will cook slower – might even be better.
If I go any slower he might die before I get there.
Their bite is therefore less dangerous and the effect on the general system slower, so that there is more prospect of recovery by treatment.
The Norman settler in Wales, therefore, did not to any perceptible extent become a Welshman; the existing relations of England and Wales were such that he in the end became an Englishman, but he seems not unnaturally to have been somewhat slower in so doing in Wales than he was in England.
The best poles are obtained in Norway from small, slender, drawn-up trees, growing under the shade of the larger ones in the thick woods, these being freer from knots, and tougher from their slower growth.Advertisement
On the left, towards which the slower ion moves, only three molecules remain - a loss of four.
We can therefore calculate the rate at which the salt as a whole will diffuse by examining the conditions for a steady transfer, in which the ions diffuse at an equal rate, the faster one being restrained and the slower one urged forward by the electric forces.
The respiration becomes slower owing to a paralytic action on the respiratory centre and, in warm-blooded animals, death is due to this action, the respiration being arrested before the action of the heart.
The slower class of meteors overtaking the earth (like the Andromedids of November) have a velocity of about 8 or 10 m.
From the district of Yukon (Klondike, &c.) £2,800,000 was obtained in 1899, wholly from alluvial workings, but the progress made since has been slower than was expected by sanguine people.Advertisement
To this inconceivably slowly-growing deposit of inorganic material over the ocean floor there is added an overwhelmingly more rapid contribution of the remains of calcareous and siliceous planktonic and benthonic organisms, which tend to bury the slower accumulating material under a blanket of globigerina, pteropod, diatom or radiolarian ooze.
In view of this opinion and of the exhaustion of the shallower collieries we look forward to a time, not far distant, when the rate of increase of output will be slower, to be followed by a period of stationary output, and then a gradual decline."
The consequence is that the compression travels rather faster, and the extension rather slower, than at the speed found above.
It must be very different from ordinary matter as we know it, for waves travelling in matter constitute sound, which is propagated hundreds of thousands of times slower than light.
From this point progress was slower and the figures varied considerably year by year.Advertisement
The lower the temperature at which the worms are maintained the slower is their growth and development; but their health and vigour are increased, and the cocoon they spin is proportionately bigger.
During the 2nd century progress was perhaps slower, hindered doubtless by the repeated risings in the north.
The fight against the legacy of debt was slower and more dreary.
Glasgow buys largely of yarns and cloth, some considerable part of which is dyed or printed, for India and elsewhere, and has an indigenous manufacture and trade in fine goods such as book-muslins and lappets, a somewhat delicate department of manufacture which necessitates a slower running of machinery than is usual in Lancashire.
Tetanus resembles strychnine poisoning, but the development of the symptoms in tetanus is usually much slower, death rarely occurring within 24 hours.Advertisement
The reason for this is to be found in the greater need of protection of the female which is slower in flight than the male and is exposed to special danger of attack when resting to lay her eggs.
Cow dung is less fertilizing than horse dung, but being slower in its action it is more durable; it is also cooler, and therefore better for hot dry sandy soils.
Quicker or slower, the water that fills it will wash in sand and mud, and year by year this process will go on till ultimately the whole reservoir is filled up. The embankment is raised, and raised again, but at last it is better to abandon it and make a new tank elsewhere, for it would never pay to dig out the silt by manual labour.
The long-continued incitement to catabolism of the waking day thus of itself predisposes the nerve cells towards rebound into the opposite phase; the increased catabolism due to the day's stimuli induces increase of anabolism, and though recuperation goes on to a large extent during the day itself, the recuperative process is slower than, and lags behind, the disintegrative.
This cylinder, which has a high surface speed, carries part of the fibre towards the workers and strippers; the surface speed of the workers being much slower than that of the cylinder.Advertisement
But the quickness of the wolf's lope and the borzoi's slower pace made it plain that Karay had miscalculated.
Kris and Kiki both looked towards the sky when the thunder began. They'd both given their jackets to Hannah, whose step was growing slower the farther they went into the jungle. Kiki muttered but didn't openly bitch, probably knowing Kris had no patience for anyone insulting his mate.
The Indian flying-squirrel (P. oral) leaps with its parachute extended from the higher branches of a tree, and descends first directly and then more and more obliquely, until the flight, gradually becoming slower, assumes a horizontal direction, and finally terminates in an ascent to the branch or trunk of the tree to which it was directed.
The rate of growth of a cell varies gradually throughout its course; it begins slowly, increases to a maximum, and then becomes slower till it stops.
In Arabia progress has been slower, although the surveys carried out by Colonel Wahab in connexion with the boundary determined in the Aden hinterland added more exact geographical Arabia.
Even a large skip will hold but a few men, the speed is slower, and more time is required for the men to get into and out of the skip than to step on and off a cage.
The first vortex dilates and moves slower, while the second contracts and shoots through the first; after which the motion is reversed periodically, as if in a game of leap-frog.
The separation also sets up electrostatic forces, which increase until they are strong enough to drag the slower moving ions along faster, and to retard the naturally faster ions till they travel at the same rate.
Germination is often slower where there is a store of available food in the perisperm, or in the endosperm, or in the embryo itself, than where this is scanty or wanting.
In ancient times little difficulty was felt in this, authorities such as Aristotle and Vitruvius seeing in climate and circumstance the natural cause of racial differences, the Ethiopian having been blackened by the tropical sun, &c. Later and closer observations, however, have shown such influences to be, at any rate, far slighter in amount and slower in operation than was once supposed.
Therefore with equal weights a balance vibrates more slowly the more sensitive it is, and therefore weighing by a sensitive balance is a slower process than with a less sensitive one.
It is supplanting the Border Leicester as a sire of mutton sheep; for, although its progeny is slower in reaching maturity, tegs can be fed to greater weights in spring - 65 to 68 lb per carcass - without becoming too fat to be classed as finest quality.
In this way, you are processing aurally, which is much slower but more focused than silent reading.
She was slower than he expected her to be in identifying them by their relative weight and size.
He rubbed it, vexed, and spotted one zombie-vamp moving slower than the rest.
Katie was slower to follow, feeling lightheaded once again.
His pace was slower now and she had no trouble keeping in step.
After 1890 growth was slower but continuous.
One result of this is that mobilization and concentration are much slower processes than they are in Germany.
In the north progress was much slower, and, The Franks., though a church was erected at Utrecht by Dagobert I.
But the growth and development of the northern communal movement, though strong and instinct with life, was slower and less tempestuous than the Flemish.
The hoisting speed is therefore slower, and as less engine power is required for a given load the cylinders.
And in pursuing this thought he found that those consonances which beat faster than six times in a second are the very same that musicians treat as concords; and that others which beat slower are the discords; and he adds that when a consonance is a discord at a low pitch and a concord at a high one, it beats sensibly at the former pitch but not at the latter."
But on the other slope their progress was slower, and finally less successful.
The great power of this press adapts it to the working of large and solid formes in printing, but it is somewhat slower in action than the Albion press, which is both lighter in construction and quicker in working.
The alpine flora is slower in changing its character as we pass from east to west, but in Kashmir the vegetation of the higher mountains hardly differs from that of the mountains of Afghanistan, Persia and Siberia, even in species.
The export trade has been of slower but more steady growth.
The centre is directly poisoned by the circulation through it of opium-containing blood, and the patient's breathing becomes progressively slower, shallower and more irregular until finally it ceases altogether.
Then, make them all soak their fingers in ice water so they are numb and work even slower, creating another thirty jobs for cold-fingered, blindfolded cotton seed removers.
I could not read her lips easily; so my progress was much slower than in German.
And compared to the duration of life it did not seem to him slower than an awakening from sleep compared to the duration of a dream.
They were riding slower than she had with Alex, so it took them longer to get there, but the men were impressed with the attraction.
A lovely keepsake to remind you of a gentler, slower age.
This fact, together with the extraordinarily rare occurrence of such remains and meteoric particles in globigerina ooze, although there is no reason to suppose that at any one time they are unequally distributed over the ocean floor, can only be explained on the assumption that the rate of formation of the epilophic deposits through the accumulation of pelagic shells falling from the surface is rapid enough to bury the slowgathering material which remains uncovered on the spaces where the red clay is forming at an almost infinitely slower rate.
On a long journey a horse should have occasional short drinks, and near the end a long drink with a slower rate of progression with the object of cooling off.
The process is analogous to the optical experiment of looking at a quickly rotating wheel or engine through slits in a disk, rotating slightly faster or slower than the object observed.
I can turn the heat down and it will cook slower â€“ might even be better.
In sharp contrast to slower locations, Glasgow has the highest spend on roads per capita.
You need to proceed at a considerably slower pace.
On hot days the spider appears to become more active in the early evening, possibly a response to slower ant activity.
Students whose mother tongue has a non-roman alphabet are often slower learners at first.
Perhaps a slower growth rate and later fledging compared to other auks may benefit Puffin chicks.
Monty's Amen Describe it in 20 words Lively R&B tunes with a few slower soulful ballads to help balance things out.
But it's not long before Blackwell is hopelessly befuddled by Pathan's third slower ball in four deliveries.
It may have been my imagination but the songs even seemed to be played slower than on the records Oh my f***ing Christ.
One is slightly slower and more suitable for beginners, while the other, er and more suitable for beginners, while the other, er, isn't.
Whether you're into swimming or not, " Swimming slower to swim faster ", an interesting book never the less.
Although electricity travels fast, its speed is still finite and over a wire it is slower than in a vacuum.
The English galleon, it was of a much more modern than design, ours were taller and slower.
Wider aspects of parental leave are slower making headway, despite legal back-up.
We also found web access slower than dial-up, a major letdown in the broadband age.
I have opted for the slightly slower but still pretty nippy ATI Radeon 7500.
Time in a moving system will be observed by a stationary observed by a stationary observer to be running slower by the following factor.
Time in a moving system will be observed by a stationary observer to be running slower by the following factor.
Reading text on-screen is physically difficult Reading text on a screen is 25% slower than reading text on paper.
She simply walked along with me at my slower pace.
The 200 should be run almost all-out, the 600 slightly slower, and the 1600 at about 10-K pace.
The modified P. fluorescens cultures are killed by heat pasteurization and provides a persistent biopesticide preparation that degrades much slower in sunlight than Bt.
However, slower waves are allowed in a magnetized plasma.
In the same time, the slower rotating pulsar spins only 22 times or every 2.8 seconds.
Fast flowing rivers can carry much larger particles further than slower flowing rivers.
Children with visual impairment often read at a much slower pace than fully sighted peers.
Slower cargo growth of 4.7% reflects a general slowdown in global economic activity.
This year's seasonal slowdown has been slower than usual.
Britain 1926 was moving according to a slower tempo than Russia in 1905 or 1917.
We had massive understeer which caused us to be around four-tenths us slower than we went earlier in the day.
A period of slower growth within the sustained economic upturn is possible.
The first was the Boston, a slower waltz with long gliding steps.
Then 3 lines, wide was long and slower, small tale, berm, small whoops, same berm.
The slower propagation of light in gas or water than in air or vacuum may be attributed to a greater density, or to a less rigidity, in the former case; or we may adopt the more complicated supposition that both these quantities vary, subject only to the condition which restricts the ratio of velocities to equality with the known refractive index.
The more dilute the solutions, the slower is the progress of the precipitation.
It has a very large starting torque, which enables it to overcome the inertia of getting the load into motion, and it lifts heavy loads at a slower speed and lighter loads at a quicker one, behaving, under the action of the controller in a somewhat similar manner to that in which the cylinders of the steam crane respond to the action of the stop-valve.
That, however, complete conduction should arrive with alternations only ten times slower than light was an unexpected and remarkable fact, which verifies the presumption that the process of conduction is one in which the dynamic activities of the molecules do not come into play.
Reptiles have a very slow metabolic rate; because of this they often have slow inductions and even slower recoveries from anesthesia.
Leisurely rides by the Cambridge Cycling Campaign are slower than most of the purely CTC ones.
Away from the bustling crowds on the main beaches you can enjoy a slower pace.
Users with slower connections can also download individual chapters in Adobe Acrobat format by using the links on the left hand side.
This year 's seasonal slowdown has been slower than usual.
This is a mid paced song with slower sections of instrumentation followed by short staccato bursts of melody.
So of course Nobody walks slower than you. ' ' I do my best, ' the Messenger said in a sulky tone.
Next the set began to slow down with a series of slower, more worshipful, ballads.
Premature babies may be slower in their physical development.
These two types of inexpensive electrical pumps, cycle slower and pump less effectively than the hospital grade types and should only be used for moms who are separated from their baby for less than twenty hours a week.
Formula fed babies usually require less feedings due to a slower digestion of formula milk.
Because preemies often grow at a slower rate than full term babies, growth charts that include physical and mental developments are often calculated differently.
Your early arrival will almost always be smaller and slower than full term children who share his birth date, and sometimes preemies can even be behind schedule of other preemies.
Professional felt surfaces can be slower balls.
Slower growing trees that still fall in the fast-growing category are the tulip poplar, which makes flowers that look sort of like tulips in the late spring, Norway spruce, autumn purple ash and the quaking aspen.
Slower e-mail scans and a potential conflict claimed to exist with Eudora e-mail.
Fast system scanning and low consumption of system resources, making it idea for slower computers.
November and December tend to be slower months to sell cars and might give you some good deals to get those cars off the lot.
Others are better for larger, slightly slower game.
Increasing your collection at a good pace means spending less on swords; getting the best swords to add to your collection means purchasing swords at a slower rate.
Now, older computers may have a USB 1.0 or 1.1 port which transfers at a slower rate than USB 2.0.
Thus, a young cat may be relatively small due to the slower than average maturation of this breed.
The files can be rather large, so be patient if you have a slower than average Internet connection.
They believe they can use their card number to pay for transactions the same day, but the process is a bit slower than that.
Country living is never wasteful and a slower paced lifestyle enables one to appreciate the natural resources that the surrounding countryside has to offer.
Stevia plant extracts are 300 times sweeter than sugar, with a slower onset of taste.
The good news is this skin type is generally slower to show fine lines, wrinkles and discoloration.
Unlike alcohol based perfume which quickly dissipates once it's applied to the skin, oil settles and absorbs into the skin at a much slower rate.
Many games are available to high speed and the slower dial up Internet users.
It's cheaper, but it's also typically much slower, depending on how far the package has to travel.
The one major problem with spyware is that the more programs you have running, the slower you computer computes.
After a heavy Internet session, have you noticed that your computer is running at a significantly slower speed?
Since an external mix snow making system is slower than an internal mix system, it must be mounted on a tower.
Winter is a slower period for weddings, and can be a bit less expensive at this time because churches are pre-decorated.
Your reaction time may be much slower as well.
The slower you take yourself off the drug, the milder your withdrawal symptoms will be.
The person seems to move slower than usual, or has trouble concentrating.
It's the exclusive beachy resort area of Long Island, New York, which offers more privacy and a slower pace than the middle of New York City.
Print correspondence is slower than most comparable methods and is subject to error, such as materials getting lost in the mail.
Business is slower in the winter months so this is one more thing to consider.
As the heart grows weaker and beats slower, it can no longer efficiently pump oxygen throughout the lungs and blood stream.
According to his owners, Otto remained active, although a little slower, right up until his final day with them when they noticed that he was suddenly tiring easily.
It blossoms later in summer, and continues longer in flower than D. nudicaule, owing in part to its slower development.
If you are starting from seed you will want to start them early to allow for slower maturity as the days get shorter in the fall.
You may want to add a few extra days to allow for slower growth.
This site has two different arrangements of the song, a slower version and an uptempo version.
This system is slower than the chain loop or the reinforced rubber belt, but will apply more force than the others.
Spending time on a beautiful patio is a wonderful part of the slower pace of summer.
The pigments used to color TimberTech are UV resistant, which means they fade much slower than traditional stains on lumber, so your deck will continue to look like new for many years.
On the flip side of things, tuxedo shops that sell such pieces may lower their prices during the winter, when business is slower.
They are slower acting, but create a healthy soil over a period of time.
These products may also act slower than chemical fertilizers.
Plantation Estates, in Matthews, offers a slower pace.
Here, your body starts to slow down in muscle movements and activity and your eyes move slower.
Sleep becomes deeper and brain waves become progressively slower through the first four stages.
In some cases of sleep apnea, healing and recovery are slower than normal.
Hypopnea literally means "underbreathing" or breathing that is slower than normal.
A person with hypopnea syndrome has a slower breathing pattern typically lasting for ten to 20 seconds at a time and then returning to normal.
Instead of utilizing a slower turn-based combat system, these games usually require quick action and reflexes from the player.
This year, possibly because of the release of the Nintendo DS, the games were a little slower and a little more bland.
The idea is that as we age, our brains become slower and not as good at solving problems.
If you don't train your brain every day, the tests are unlocked slower.
In order field, the action moves slower and the enemy has fewer attacks.
Mutter "Electroplankton rules!" then try out one of the nearly two dozen voice altering options and listen as Volvoice plays your words backwards, faster, slower, and inside out!
After a few strikes, your melee combat icon in the lower right corner will power up, allowing you to de deliver a slower, yet more powerful and also unblockable strike.
The balance board is used to control the movements on your characters by shifting your weight to go left, right, faster (by leaning forward), and slower (by leaning back).
The Super NES is out and compared to the Genesis, it is actually a slower system.
You may like dance songs better than slower hip-hop songs or even super fast songs because you play better when you constantly moving.
The other (Detect Mode) is much slower moving, but allows you to get the jump on your foes with a pre-emptive strike.
Shipping is a little slower than average, as Gamma Gamer only has one warehouse located in the New York area.
Moreover, the differences in specifications have not been provided by Sony, but some users have noticed that the PS3 Slim is slower than the regular PlayStation 3.
The startup time is slower, DVD movies take longer to load, and the loading of stages within games seems to take longer as well.
Even when you do come across a website that offers Feeding Frenzy 2 as an online applet, it is a very limited package with fewer environments, a smaller variety of fish, and sometimes slower performance.
This also resulted in a far slower speed of gameplay, given the crucial element speed plays in the series this became a somewhat crucial mistake on the developer's part.
You could develop slower eye-reaction times and blurry vision.
It's trendy - Even though premium wine sold in a box is slower to catch on in the United States, wine lovers in Europe and Australia have been enjoying box wine for years.
Bear in mind though, that pages will load a lot slower than they do on your broadband-connected computer.
Unlike some other applications that require a 3G or Wi-Fi connection for any sort of usability, FlyCast has been designed to accommodate slower EDGE connections as well.
On the downside, the camera is "irreparable" and the "slightly slower user interface performance makes the phone a little less enjoyable to use."
They often demonstrate lower than normal levels of interest in their environment and responsiveness to others, and they are slower than other children in reacting to visual or auditory stimulation.
Unlike type 2, the progress of the disease is slower, although it also includes nervous system damage.
Children with SLI usually begin to talk at approximately the same age as normal children, but are markedly slower in their progress.
Healing is slower in girls than for boys.
The WADT is considered to be a fast, inexpensive means of screening children for auditory discrimination deficits and for identifying children who are slower than average in developing auditory discrimination skills.
Children with SLI usually begin to talk at roughly the same age as normal children but are markedly slower in the progress they make.
They often demonstrate lower than normal levels of interest in their environment and less responsiveness to others, and they are slower than other children in reacting to visual or auditory stimulation.
Parents should consult a healthcare professional if their child's intellectual development appears to be significantly slower than their peers.
Milder cases of iron deficiency may not produce any physical symptoms, but children may learn at a slower pace than children with a proper amount of iron in their diet.
Problems with bladder emptying can make toilet teaching a slower process in children with VUR.
Children with language delay may acquire language skills in the usual progression but at a much slower rate, so that their language development may be equivalent to a normally developing child of a much younger chronological age.
The child is bilingual or multilingual, learning two or more languages simultaneously but at a slower speed; the child's combined comprehension of the languages is normal for that age.
Although their acquisition of each language may be somewhat slower than that of children who are acquiring a single language, their development in the two languages combined is equivalent to that of monolingual children.
Parents should also consult a healthcare professional if, after age three, their child's cognitive development appears to be significantly slower than their peers.
Symptoms of E. coli poisoning are slower to appear than those caused by other food-borne bacteria.
This congenital defect means that the infant does not produce sufficient thyroid hormones, resulting in abnormal growth and development as well as slower mental function.
After several months of slower development, children often have a "word spurt" (an explosion of new words).
The remaining 80 percent of infected children have a slower rate of disease progression, many not developing the most serious symptoms of AIDS until school entry or even adolescence.
Steroids used for chronic inflammatory illnesses can lead to thinning of bone in adults (osteoporosis) and to slower bone growth in long bones and therefore shorter status in children.
Development in a baby and child with Down syndrome occurs at a much slower than normal rate.
As children with PWS age, development is typically slower than normal.
It was still the Rumba, but much slower and more defined than the original version.
Finally, the "Danzon" became a third version enjoyed by wealthy, elitist Cubans, with this interpretation being slower and with smaller steps.
Starting with slower line dances, everyone warms up and refreshes their memory.
For new students, the slower dances are also a great learning point, as they are steady enough to allow for catch-up time.
Other variations that have developed in recent decades include the triple two step, which is danced to slightly slower music.
Beginning dancers perform at a slower rhythm, but experienced performers do this folk dance with an effortless grace at a running pace.
Over time, waxing weakens the hair at the root, resulting in finer slower growth.
Electrolysis is much less expensive than laser hair removal, but the process is typically much slower.
Note too that the rate of hair re-growth from laser hair removal is only slightly slower than more traditional methods.
While shaving provides an instant solution for body hair removal, a longer lasting result can be achieved with waxing, which pulls hair directly from the root, allowing the regrowth pace to be much slower in comparison to regular shaving.
A slower child doesn't have to fear holding up a whole class, and a child who understands the lesson can work ahead.
There is a lot to be said for the slower paced life that homeschooling can offer.
This allows the male sperm to speed its way to the egg, while the slower female sperm is just getting started.
A slow rate of digestion also means a slower rate of glucose absorption, good news for diabetics who must carefully monitor their blood sugar and insulin levels.
If, however, your diet lacks certain vitamins, you may notices unpleasant changes in your hair such as slower growth or thinning.
Some foods respond better to a faster, hotter cooking process while others prefer a slower roast, and now you have the option to pick whichever is more appropriate for your dish.
One of the most common parts to replace on a slower cooker is the glass lid.
Instead of being built as one complete unit, slower cookers give you the option of removing the crockery from the cooking element.
KitchenAid's nine speed Architect Series hand mixer features a nine-speed electronic digital control that includes four slower speeds for stirring and two high speeds for whipping.
The KitchenAid seven speed hand mixer features a seven-speed electronic digital control that includes one high speed for whipping and two slower speeds for stirring.
Slower machines will perform better, especially those running Windows Vista on 1 GB of RAM or less.
This helps to encourage a slower, more consistent, burn.
Since taper candles are thin, the wicks need to be suitable for slower burning.
Beeswax is by far the most natural and has a slower burn time, but soy wax is less expensive and has an inherently pleasant aroma that complements perfume oils.
Change the pace of the play from slower traditional Nativity sets to a faster pace by staging different scenes at one time around the stage, lighting and darkening each in turn.
They have a greater-than-average ability to use all of their five senses and usually do so by thoroughly proceeding through life in a slower, more observant and detailed way than those of the other elements.
Although the growth rate of toddlers and preschoolers is slower than that of babies, this age group may outgrow special occasion clothes.
While this game is slower than say something like kickball or tag, kids enjoy trying to hit the ball through the wickets.
While many of those computer games are educational as well, sometimes the slower pace of a card game actually lets kids savor the moment of spending quality family time together.
Some high speed Internet connections can be ready to watch a full movie in seconds while slower dial-up systems can take a good few minutes.
While slower than DSL or cable connections, it is still a better option for most people than dial-up.
Beginners usually start off at slower when learning how to waterski, but it is actually easier to waterski at faster speeds because it provides more stability and lift.
If you're going to Venezia (Piazzale Roma) by bus, Bus ATVO offers direct connection from the airport, while Bus ACTV (which is cheaper and slower) makes several stops along the route.
In the level 1 class, students will enjoy yoga at a slower, simpler pace.
Though boys are faced with social challenges as well, their peers mature at a much slower rate; and this no doubt causes their social circle to view their challenges with displaying empathy as "more forgivable."
By comparison, Internet Explorer hasn't changed much for several years, which makes it more vulnerable to viruses and cyberattacks as well as and slower than other browsers.
It even works on slower older computers.
So the farther your office location is away from the central office's virtual location, the slower your DSL data speed will be.
Malware can hijack your browser, redirect search attempts, provide endless pop-up ads, track Web sites you visit, and make your PC unstable to the point of being unusable, or run slower than a moving glacier.
Try and arrange your visits during a business's slower times.
The air bag was inadvertently twisted during installation, resulting in a slower deployment speed.
In affected vehicles, the accelerator pedal could become harder to depress and slower to return to a normal position.
The real fact is that it simply came from both the pace of the game (which is slower than many sports) as well as the intense pressure and focus that comes to the pitcher and batter over and over again.
According to the American Council on Exercise, today's sedentary lifestyles lead to weak joints as well as a slower metabolism.
Slower burning carbohydrates have a lower GI, based on the less dramatic rise in blood sugar and insulin release they trigger.
Hence, the slower the absorption, the slower insulin is produced and better it is regulated.
A slower metabolism makes it hard to keep the weight off, causing many dieters to find themselves not only back where they started, but many times even heavier.
Try eating slower so that your body can sense fullness.
The elderly often experience a slower metabolism.
The person with the slower metabolic rate will not burn as many and any extra calories not burned are stored and turned into fat.
The result is slower metabolism and less calories burned.Eating 1500 calories is right for many people, but if too few calories enter your body for an extended time, nutritional deficiencies may occur.
Reduced oxidative stress can confer any number of health benefits, from slower aging to boosting your immune and cardiac functions.
When this happens, your body saves calories and burns them at a slower rate, so as not to expend the short supply.
When you lose lean muscle, your metabolism slows and you'll burn calories slower.
On the flip side, choosing complex carbs with lower glycemic index ratings helps blood glucose to rise slower and we stay satisfied for longer.
Fats and proteins contain slower burning forms of energy the body turns to after the carbohydrates have been depleted.
You can arrange playlists to accommodate the length of workout you want, or you can intersperse slower songs periodically to create an interval training program.
Walking, for example, is a slower and less intense activity that works well with music playing 115 to 140 beats per minute.
Joints don't have that kind of "traffic" and heal much slower.
If you are overweight or have physical limitations that prevent you from doing the full exercise, only lift your arms out to the sides rather than all the way up and go with a slower tempo.
A swimmer can make every third lap a full sprint while going normal to slightly slower than normal speed for the other two laps.
Bicyclists experience the landscape first hand, enjoying many of the pleasant sensations of slower travel.
While this is actually slower growth than in year's past, it is still considerable growth.
Music with a jumpy beat encourages happy, social interaction, whereas the slower, swaying rhythm is intended for intimacy and a personal celebration of love.
It's this slower, more minimal side that shows off the band's work the best.
In 1992, Eric Clapton played on MTV's Unplugged, creating "Layla's" acoustic version that was slower and got rid of the piano riff from the original.
Heretic Hero is not overdone and introduces different elements at the perfect times, like a speedier drum sequence to the slower melody.
It's a slower techno song, like something Groove Armada or Orbital may have done.
It's still mainly a Hip-Hop and R&B-based soundtrack, but like the first soundtrack, has ballads and slower songs that balance out the album.
The U.S. was a little slower to embrace Bedingfield, until the release of the album's third single - the title track.
An older computer with a slower Internet connection may not be able to properly display a high resolution image or a detailed animation.
These can be slower to navigate since you'll be scrolling through lots of opinion-based posts, however.
In the 1950s, things moved slower and the world wasn't quite as grand.
Beta hydroxy is safe enough to use daily, but the effects are slower to appear.
The slower the development, the closer you must pay attention as you may not notice its subtle evolution on your skin.
Also, large files can be difficult for people to view on slower connections, so you will be making your pictures more accessible to your friends and family.
Users with older computers or slower Internet connections may not be able to load MySpace pages with dozens of graphics.
Don't overdo the graphics and special effects; too many will be too much and it was cause your page to load slower.
The print() function works similarly to the echo() function, however it is slightly slower and therefore not as widely used.
Quick bites like the popular cheesy garlic bread and slower food like the gnocchi round out a comforting menu.
Her body strained under muscle fatigue as the form became increasingly complex and slower.
In the West, on the other hand, the development was much slower.
The growth of the towns was slower.
In the House of Commons his progress was slower.