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Corporations may run into difficulties making bond interest payments if the economy slows down.
When the cart slows down atop the tower, your body still moves up for a moment--even after the cart starts to head back down.
As the atmosphere speeds up during El Nino, Earth itself slows down to conserve the combined angular momentum.
Encoding binary data as XML produces huge files, which absorbs bandwidth and measurably slows down applications.
They're not limited by friction (rubbing action) with the track, which slows down regular railroads.