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slow

1. (of trade, etc.) unproductive; slack
2. Photog requiring a relatively long time of exposure to produce a given density
3. Cricket (of a bowler, etc.) delivering the ball slowly, usually with spin
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9 percent in December 2018 compared with November 2018."Problems of the industry in Germany at the end of the year have been fully demonstrated in other major export sectors of the Slovak industry," added Korscaron#328ak, naming the metallurgy, engineering and the building industry.Slow-down expectedAs for the future prospects, Korscaron#328ak opines that the lower external demand will also slow down the performance of Slovak industry.
Recognizing our existential need to occasionally slow down can be the basis for winning consumer strategies.
Summary: Italy's anti-trust watchdog has issued fines for Apple and Samsung Electronics worth $5.7 million each following complaints they used software updates to slow down their mobile phones, Reuters reported.
GARDAI detected 276 speeding drivers during National Slow Down Day.
While a snowy February might have contributed to that drop, City Hall also credits drivers who slow down because of the cameras.
"Even though Apple knew the software update would slow down some iPhones, it failed to notify users to hide the flaws in the battery, to prevent consumers from seeking other options and to promote sales of iPhones," the law firm said.
Helena, who slows down to 50 kilometres per hour (km/h) when she approaches the booths, believes some vehicles go as fast as 80 km/h through the booths, not bothering to slow down.
While it may seem that Apple has a noble intention behind its move to intentionally slow down older iPhones, this didn't stop consumers from criticizing it.
Summary: 3D zebra crossings were painted in Delhi to encourage drivers to slow down and avoid road accidents
by Times News Service The Royal Oman Police (ROP) said the Muscat Municipality is responsible for putting up these digital sign boards, which alert drivers to slow down in residential areas.
YOUNG naturalists are trying to save hedgehogs by urging motorists to slow down.