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Example sentences for slacken

Slacken the fixing screw and carefully slide the instrument until the cross hairs are in register with the target.
Slacken the chain and move the adjacent links to one side to inspect for wear at the contact points.
At some point the incremental improvement will typically slacken off considerably.
After that, evolutionary pressures slacken and genome maintenance slows.
It may help to throttle forward a short distance to slacken the cable.
When the wind does slacken up, anglers should be rewarded with the typical fall fare for this area.
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