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

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1971, in the meaning defined above

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slow-twitch

adjective
\ˌslō-ˌtwich \

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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