snail-paced

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snail-paced

(snāl′pāst′)
adj.
Moving with extreme slowness.
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At the joint hearing of the House Committee on Housing and Urban Development and House Committee on Good Government and Public Accountability, NHA Assistant General Manager Froilan Kampitan said the rebidding of the contract is required to accelerate the execution of the Yolanda housing projects, which suffered substandard and snail-paced construction.
Nicolasa Inesola, 72, a rice cake vendor, said the family was dismayed by the snail-paced investigation.
Priority for a super highway and new rail link between much-deprived Oxford and Cambridge is, of course, essential for our aspiring academics, while investment on improving highway links is much-needed to tackle the snail-paced commuter drive to work down south.
Summary: Lebanon's global rank in doing business slipped further as the country struggles to contain red tape and snail-paced procedures in government agencies.
The Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) warned of a snail-paced traffic in major portions of Quezon City due to the scheduled road reblocking and repairs to be undertaken this weekend, December 4 to 7, 2015.
As the longest whodunit in soap history trundles on in all its snail-paced lack of glory, this is what we're subjected to.
TO THE WONDER No doubt some folk would regard this snail-paced movie as a work of art.
Sydney, Aug 26 ( ANI ): The Australian media has claimed that England deserved not winning the last Ashes Test at The Oval because they themselves had done their best to kill the match with a cynical mixture of slow over rates and snail-paced batting.
While competitors Germany and France saw increases in wages after inflation, the UK's snail-paced recovery has resulted in a 5.
In two hours, Braden King's awkwardly avant-garde and snail-paced road movie "Here" arrives at a place few will care to visit.
He said they had been faced with numerous problems due to the snail-paced work on the reconstruction projects.
After a snail-paced opening half-hour, 14-year-old American kid Will (Alexander Ludwig) discovers that he is The Seeker who must fight the forces of darkness.