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Ask the Editors, word Games 2018 Merriam-Webster, Incorporated.Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary.The poke part of slowpoke comes from a rare meaning, "a device attached to pigs and sheep to keep them from escaping and is also the root of pokey, or "slow.Being a slowpoke is a real disadvantage when you're running in a 50 yard dash.Hey, you slowpokes in the back!
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