slow study

slow study

a person who is slow to learn things. (Compare this to a slow study.) Fred, who is a slow study, never caught on to the joke.
See also: slow, study
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Patient recruitment is a critical component of drug development in order to drive clinical trial efficiency, often making up for delays resulting from slow study start up, drug supply, logistics issues and other factors.
Plants are a slow study, and horticulture is the lone remaining fortress for patient, caring people in a world gone mad with recklessness and speed, quickness and greed.