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1) lag. Roget s II: The New Thesaurus, Third Edition. 1995.
...made late or slow: delay, detainment, holdup, retardation. See HELP, TIME. 2. One that lags: dawdler, dilly-dallier, laggard, lagger, lingerer, loiterer, poke, procrastinator,...

2) lag 1. The American HeritageŽ Dictionary of the English Language: Fourth Edition. 2000.
...Inflected forms: lagged, lagˇging, lags1. To fail to keep up a pace; straggle. 2. To proceed or develop with comparative slowness: The electric current lags behind...

3) Lag b'Omer. The American HeritageŽ Dictionary of the English Language: Fourth Edition. 2000.
...A Jewish feast celebrated on the 33rd day of the Omer (the 18th day of Iyar). Mishnaic Hebrew lag b- omer : lag, 33rd (from the numerical values of the letters l,...

4) lag 2. The American HeritageŽ Dictionary of the English Language: Fourth Edition. 2000.
...as of wood, that forms a part of the covering for a cylindrical object. Inflected forms: lagged, lagˇging, lags To furnish or cover with lags. Probably of Scandinavian...

5) lag 3. The American HeritageŽ Dictionary of the English Language: Fourth Edition. 2000.
...Inflected forms: lagged, lagˇging, lags1. Chiefly British Slang To arrest. 2. To send to prison. 1. A convict. 2. An ex-convict. Origin unknown....

6) jet lag. The New Dictionary of Cultural Literacy, Third Edition. 2002
...jet lag A temporary disruption of the body s biological clock experienced by persons who travel across several time zones by airplane. The effects of jet lag, which...

7) Lag'ado. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898
...Capital of Balnibarbi, celebrated for its grand academy of projectors, where the scholars spend their time in such useful projects as making pincushions from softened...

8) lag. The Columbia Guide to Standard American English. 1993
...linger, loiter, or fall back, combines almost always with the preposition behind: The favorite lagged behind the pacesetters until the far turn. 1...

9) jet lag. The American HeritageŽ Dictionary of the English Language: Fourth Edition. 2000.
...caused by high-speed travel across several time zones typically in a jet aircraft. jet-lagged -ADJECTIVE...

10) lag screw. The American HeritageŽ Dictionary of the English Language: Fourth Edition. 2000.
...A heavy wood screw having a square bolt head. From lag2 (from its original use in securing barrel staves)....

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