of, pertaining to or made in slow motion:
a slow-motion replay.
moving or proceeding at a strikingly slow rate:
slow-motion progress toward a settlement.
the process or technique of filming or taping a motion-picture or television sequence at an accelerated rate of speed and then projecting or replaying it at normal speed so that the action appears to be slowed down.
the effect thus created.
(films, television) action that is made to appear slower than normal by passing the film through the taking camera at a faster rate than normal or by replaying a video tape recording more slowly
(films, television) of or relating to such action
moving or functioning at less than usual speed
adjective 1. proceeding with or characterized by slow, sluggish, or leisurely movement or activity.
adjective, slower, slowest. 1. moving or proceeding with little or less than usual speed or velocity: a slow train. 2. characterized by lack of speed: a slow pace. 3. taking or requiring a comparatively long time for completion: a slow meal; a slow trip. 4. requiring or taking a long time for growing, changing, or […]
noun, Physics. 1. a neutron with low kinetic energy, especially one slowed by the moderator in a nuclear reactor. slow neutron noun 1. (physics) a neutron having a kinetic energy of less than 100 electronvolts slow neutron (slō) A neutron that is in thermal equilibrium with the surrounding medium, especially one produced by fission in […]
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