Hyphenation of lag

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Definitions of lag:

The act of slowing down or falling behind
The time between one event, process, or period and another
Meanwhile the socialists are running the government
One of several thin slats of wood forming the sides of a barrel or bucket
Hang (back) or fall (behind) in movement, progress, development, etc.
Lock up or confine, in or as in a jail
The suspects were imprisoned without trial The murderer was incarcerated for the rest of his life
Throw or pitch at a mark, as with coins
Cover with lagging to prevent heat loss
Lag pipes

Synonyms of lag:

noun slowdown, retardation, delay, holdup
noun interim, time interval, interval
noun stave, slat, spline
verb dawdle, fall back, fall behind, follow
verb imprison, incarcerate, immure, put behind bars, jail, jug, gaol, put away, remand, confine, detain
verb flip, toss, sky, pitch
verb cover

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