time lag


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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.time lag - time during which some action is awaitedtime lag - time during which some action is awaited; "instant replay caused too long a delay"; "he ordered a hold in the action"
pause, suspension, intermission, interruption, break - a time interval during which there is a temporary cessation of something
extension - a mutually agreed delay in the date set for the completion of a job or payment of a debt; "they applied for an extension of the loan"
moratorium - a legally authorized postponement before some obligation must be discharged
retardation - the extent to which something is delayed or held back
Translations

time lag

n (between events) → intervallo (di tempo); (in travel) → differenza di fuso orario
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Prior to going live, there was a time lag between the identification of the infectious diseases and communicating it to the infection control department.
These were partially offset by lower contribution from City Gas due to the time lag in the adjustment of gas tariffs to reflect actual fuel cost, abortive expenses incurred in connection with a potential acquisition and professional fees incurred for the Basslink outage.
Therefore, the impact of the contact time lag between the right and left sides was confirmed.
Agreement between the 2 analyzers and the effect of gender, time lag between sample analysis, and cartridge expiration were evaluated.
The singer features in Sony's new TV and print commercials for the Alpha NEX compact interchangeable lens cameras, showcasing all of the camera's capabilities including the world's fastest release time lag (0.
To make the mathematics simple - Police swoop down in New Delhi - 5 June, 1 am; Protest in London - 19 June, 1 pm; Hypothesis - protesters marking 14 days and 12 hours of the swoop down; Theory - Time lag between New Delhi and London - 4.
Enterprise Minister Arlene Foster said: "The view of most economic commentators is that there will be a time lag before any recovery in business confidence is translated into jobs growth.
There is generally a time lag between when work is being performed and when the data are available for this work, made even worse with a further lag before EVMS reporting is conducted and then analyzed.
The time lag between expanding medical school intake and producing fully trained doctors creates uncertainty and risk, they say.
The time lag between peak global discoveries and peak production was estimated to be around 32 years, but peak oilers claim that the two oil crises of the 1970s reduced consumption and thereby delayed the peak until now.
He's hoping there won't be a similar time lag in from the Ontario Ministry of Natural Resources.