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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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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.
The lag screw joints in the second and third lumber elements from the bottom wall on the side of the load application are withdrawn vertically.
Testing was performed at two universities in an effort to develop methods for more effectively anchoring deck ledgers to house band joists using commonly available lag screws and bolts.
Another factor was the assumption (1,2) that the lag screw was bearing only 25% of the joint reaction force, which would not be the case in comminution or where the position of the head shifts due to poor quality bone.
We are pleased to offer the ADAPT/Gamma3 technology which assists surgeons to more accurately position the lag screw, with no significant difference in procedure time,"[sup.
239 in) with cut threads was also included as a comparison with the lag screw.
Wu CC, Shih CH, Chen WJ, Tai CL: Treatment of cutout of a lag screw of a dynamic hip screw in an intetrochanteric fracture.
The TAN nails in this study have a 5[degrees] bend, which may be expected to fit more like the IMHS, but the TAN has two proximal reconstruction screws instead of the one large lag screw with a screw sleeve construct.
I then bought six eye bolt lag screws and mounted three on each side close to each end and in the middle of the 1 x 4 strip.
The City of Ames needs to purchase ground rod clamps, connectors, tape, guy wire safety dispenser, brackets, deadend clamps, clevis, insulators, lag screws, crossarm pins, pole eye plates, anchor rods, washers, ballast kits, transformer bases, foundation anchors, steel luminaire brackets, ceramic lamps, fuse kits, fuses, polyurethane foam backfill, set screw connectors, UG cable guard, enclosures, cable cleaning preparation kits, elbows, poles, and guy wire, for Electric Distribution inventory.
Hex Flange, Lobed Head, and Lag Screws (Inch Series).
Founded in 1987, Manasquan boasts one of the nation's largest lines of Simpson[R] stainless steel framing connectors as well as a complete "project oriented" selection of stainless fasteners, including: hand drive and collated nails, brads & staples to fit most collated fastening tools and applications, decking and trim screws (plain finish & painted head), specialty screws, bolts, carriage bolts, lag screws, threaded rod and hidden deck fastening systems.