reactor is one of four in Canada, operating in universities to support nuclear education and neutron research.
Higher education has been a slowpoke
, lumbering behind its business and industry counterparts who got the memo early on and took decisive action.
gene is necessary for rapid ethanol tolerance in Drosophila.
sucker or tootsie pop as your parting gift.
I persevered, turning over the pages, trying to find words that would capture his interest: showboat (show-off), shyster (shifty person), slowpoke
, Coming home from school, Walking like a snail or a lazy old mule; Kicking up the pebbles, Sitting down to rest, Watching a mockingbird build her nest.
1 ("Had they learned to drive when most high-speed driving took place on two-lane roads rather than on superhighways--when split-second judgments about the risk of passing a slowpoke
in the face of oncoming traffic were routine--they might well have reacted to the videotape more dispassionately.
5, but still is a slowpoke
compared to the current speed demons, Apple's Safari and Google's Chrome, benchmark tests show.
117) The PIIE authors note that, in the climate change context, there has never been a "serious suggestion that other countries could have legally imposed trade sanctions against the United States," despite its being a "prominent slowpoke
on the climate issue over the past 10 years.
You don't want to be a slowpoke
technician, improperly attired nurse, uptake-deficient physician, recalcitrant boss, late-genuflecting administrator, or a whining or malingering patient on her watch.
Struggling up Trinity Street the other week, I was reminded of that old Neil Young song Slowpoke
, in which he warbles in his inimitable style: "When I was faster, I was always behind.
When I get the urge to read something, I don't want to wait a month for some slowpoke
to return it.