slow-twitch


slow–twitch

adjective \ˈslō-ˌtwich\

Definition of SLOW-TWITCH

:  of, relating to, or being muscle fiber that contracts slowly especially during sustained physical activity requiring endurance — compare fast-twitch

First Known Use of SLOW-TWITCH

1971

slow–twitch

adjective \ˌslō-ˌtwich\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of SLOW–TWITCH

: of, relating to, or being muscle fiber that contracts slowly especially during sustained physical activity requiring endurance—compare fast-twitch

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