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Lag

Payment of a financial obligation later than is expected or required, as in lead and lag. Also, the number of periods that an dependent variable in a regression model is "held back" in order to predict the dependent variable.

Lag

1. A late payment.

2. In a quantitative model, the length of time considered in the past that is used to predict a future variable.
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We first examine the hypothesized relationships between the explanatory variables and LAG.
The HumanCharger clinical jet lag trial publication can be downloaded from HumanCharger site.
The econometric methodology, distributed lag model applied in the present study has been outlined below.
Estimates of excess risks should be based on the same lag that is common to the underlying studies.
For a diplomat, jet lag can pose problems beyond biological effects.
We performed four separate repeated-measures analyses of variance (ANOVAs; on hits, false alarms, d', and log [beta]), with T2 type (own name or control name) and lag (2 or 8) as within-subjects factors.
At the end of the longitudinal study, infants were classified into three outcomes: 90 percent of infants diagnosed with ASD exhibited head lag as infants; 54 percent of children meeting criteria for social/communication delay had exhibited head lag as infants, and; 35 percent of children not meeting the criteria for social or communication delay or ASD exhibited head lag at 6 months.
Hence, the coefficients with negative subscripts are the lead coefficients and the positive subscripts are the lag coefficients.
For example, one nutrient accumulated was phosphate, which is needed for many cellular processes, and a gene encoding a phosphate transporter was the most upregulated gene during the first four minutes of the lag phase.
This new understanding or Salmonella metabolism during lag phase show how rapidly Salmonella senses favourable conditions and builds up the materials needed for growth.
This second simulated range is shown by the left boundary dotted with circles and the bottom right bottom along the lag = 0 axis.
In this study, nails of similar material design and lag screw angle were used in an attempt to focus on lag screw design and its effect on sliding, by comparing telescoping and non-telescoping lag screws.