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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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Prosecutor Leighton Davies, QC, earlier told how retired pipe lagger Mr Reeves underwent the operation on January 24, 2000, for a stone in his right kidney.
Fife MEP Alex Falconer, who used to be a lagger at the yard, said: "If this film goes ahead at least there will be a few thousand workers on the site who could be extras.
The 63-year-old former lagger, who used to work at ICI, said: "I'm retired and can't do any heavy work.
Retired pipe lagger Graham Reeves died at the Prince Philip Hospital, Llanelli, Carmarthenshire, in March 2000, five weeks after his functioning left kidney was removed instead of his diseased right kidney.
Retired pipe lagger Graham Reeves, 69 at the time of the operation, died in March 2000 five weeks after his healthy left kidney was removed instead of his diseased right kidney.
It was the most actively traded stock at the local bourse for the day and the biggest lagger among companies included in the main-share PSE index.
But Dawson said Mr Harland was still standing, he was not sure if the lagger was injured and no one mentioned him being hurt after the crash.
An inquest at Wirral coroner's court heard Mr Jones had worked as an apprentice lagger at Stanlow in Ellesmere Port for almost three years.
Retired pipe lagger Graham Reeves, 69, died in March 2000 five weeks after his healthy left kidney was removed instead of his diseased right kidney.
Prosecutor Sarah Mallet said the 46-year-old lagger was the victim of a "vicious attack".
A variety of jobs followed, including a postman, lagger, Ford car worker and a shop assistant: ``It has been all about trying to find out exactly what I needed to do.