Type: Term Pronunciation: lag′ing Definitions: 1. Retarded or diminished ventilatory movement of the affected side of the chest due to pleural disease with muscle splinting or collapse of a lung.Found on http://www.medilexicon.com/medicaldictionary.php?t=47650
Lagging is British slang for a period of imprisonment.Found on http://www.probertencyclopaedia.com/browse/ZL.HTM
- used to wrap around pipes or boilers or laid in attics to prevent loss of heatFound on http://www.webdictionary.co.uk/definition.php?query=lagging
Lengths of timber placed to support the area between the pairs of rings.
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The extent to which a rotor of a gyroplane in flight is displaced rearwards by air resistance from its normal position relative to the rotor head. The amount of lag is limited by the action of the drag pivot, a damping device which gives the rotor flexibility in the plane of rotation.
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Lag'ging noun 1. (Machinery)
The clothing (esp., an outer, wooden covering), as of a steam cylinder, applied to prevent the radiation of heat; a covering of lags; -- called also deading
Lags, collectively; narrow planks extending from one rib to a...Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/L/7
Strategy used by a firm to stall payments, normally in response to exchange rate projections.Found on http://www.duke.edu/~charvey/Classes/wpg/bfglosl.htm
• (n.) The clothing (esp., an outer, wooden covering), as of a steam cylinder, applied to prevent the radiation of heat; a covering of lags; -- called also deading and cleading. • (n.) Lags, collectively; narrow planks extending from one rib to another in the centering of arches. • (p. pr. & vb. n.) of LagLagging: words in the defini...Found on http://thinkexist.com/dictionary/meaning/lagging/
In epidemiology, lagging (or exposure lagging) means excluding the exposure in a time period before registration of an outcome. It may be motivated by that the actual outcome had actually occurred before the registration of it, and that the last exposure before registration did not contribute to the case. For example, when st...Found on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lagging_(epidemiology)
external protective material covering a cable wound on a drumFound on http://www.electropedia.org/iev/iev.nsf/display?openform&ievref=461-20-04
Planks or small timbers placed between steel ribs along the roof of a stope or drift to prevent rocks from falling, rather than to support the main weight of the overlying rocks.Found on http://www.libertystaruranium.com/miningexplained/mining-geology-glossary/
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