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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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"Vanda remains committed to obtaining FDA marketing approval for tasimelteon in jet lag disorder in order to address this significant unmet medical need," the company said.
The methodology Global Jet Lag Therapy Pharmaceuticals Industry is done with the help of a compilation of the market information that is explained through known parameters of Porter's Five Force Model.
With the Jet Lag Advisor, we can now leverage artificial intelligence to improve the travel experience.
Lao's jet lag menu will offer dishes that are designed to ease the side effects of flying across time zones.
In the opposite corner of the room, and totally oblivious, a skinny lag is sprawled out and shaking.
Suppose these four groups of variables are denoted X, Y, Z, and W, respectively, with a subscript t denoting the current value and t-k denoting the kth lag of the variable, where k = 1 to 4.
On the other hand, in a study conducted in Sao Paulo, where the concentration of N[O.sub.2] was 103.5 [micro]g/[m.sup.3], it observed that with the increase of 10[micro]g/[m.sup.3] in N[O.sub.2] concentrations had a positive association with admissions due to respiratory diseases most significant on the fifth day after exposure (3), different from our study where the greatest significance in the lag 7, possibly due to the difference in the mean concentration of this pollutant, because in Sao Paulo this concentration was approximately 2.5 times greater with a possible sharper dose-response effect.
Most travelers think daytime flights cause less jet lag. We note that more daytime long haul flights are being added by major airlines.
The daily injury rates reported for days comprised in the < 75th percentile groups ([T.sub.max], [T.sub.day] lag 0 to lag 2) were defined as the referent ones.
A jet lag sufferer may experience a number of physical and emotional symptoms including altered sleep rhythm, daytime fatigue, difficulty in concentrating and functioning, irritability, nausea, indigestion, constipation, altered mood swings, dehydration etc.
Complaints about the lag range from the noticeable slowed down animations in the user interface to the delay in the launch of many apps.
Because the effects of air pollution on mortality could occur on the same day of exposure or on later days, the so-called lag structures need to be investigated to quantify these effects.