slowness

Definitions of slowness
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n a rate demonstrating an absence of haste or hurry

Synonyms:
deliberateness, deliberation, unhurriedness
Types:
leisureliness
slowness by virtue of being leisurely
dilatoriness, procrastination
slowness as a consequence of not getting around to it
Type of:
pace, rate
the relative speed of progress or change

n unskillfulness resulting from a lack of training

Synonyms:
awkwardness, clumsiness, ineptitude, ineptness, maladroitness
Types:
rustiness
ineptitude or awkwardness as a consequence of age or lack of practice
Type of:
unskillfulness
a lack of cognitive skill

n lack of normal development of intellectual capacities

Synonyms:
backwardness, mental retardation, retardation, subnormality
Types:
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abnormality, mental defectiveness
retardation sufficient to fall outside the normal range of intelligence
mental deficiency, moronity
mild mental retardation
amentia, idiocy
extreme mental retardation
imbecility
retardation more severe than a moron but not as severe as an idiot
feeblemindedness
severe mental deficiency
Type of:
stupidity
a poor ability to understand or to profit from experience

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