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lag

verb dally, dawdle, decelerate, decrease, delay, diiinish in pace, ebb, fail, fall back, fall behind, get behind, go leisurely, hold back, idle, lag behind, linger, lose strength, move slowly, procrastinate, put off, saunter, slow up, take one's time, trail, wane
Associated concepts: implementation date
See also: delay, pause, procrastinate, stall
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Motorola officials say some time lags have been caused as the firm shifts to more up-to-date technology than originally proposed.
Also, there may be considerable time lags between when a transaction occurs and when the associated amount can be reliably estimated.
In all cases, though, digital feed-forward removes or reduces response delays- time lags created as the PLC sequentially scans inputs, executes programming, and issues some output to trigger a new process operation.
The interface with Bear Stearns eliminates potential time lags and strives to close any compliance holes typically seen with other FX workflows.