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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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This earned us the name of the Lagger House, Lateness was our skill and we were masters at it.
I think we're going to see a number of countries on the donor side follow through on these recommendations--so far mainly in Europe, but I've just come back from Japan, where I see a renewed sense that development assistance needs to be raised, and I am hoping that the US, which is the biggest lagger of all the donor countries, will finally begin to get its act together as well.
A one-G lager dulls the mind, A two-G lagger, left behind, But I'll bet you a pettifogger you never met a three-G laaager.
Marwan Shurrab, vice president at Gulfmena Investments told Reuters: "DFM stock has been a lagger, monthly turnover has been high in second-quarter so people are expecting strong results.
DFM stock has been a lagger, monthly turnover has been high in second-quarter so people are expecting strong results," says Marwan Shurrab, vice-president and chief trader at Gulfmena.
We have a reputation for quality and innovation in our home market and worldwide," said Daniel Lagger, Director of Operations for Nestle Nespresso SA "Our new investment reinforces this.
As Christian Lagger has argued, Przywara's account of the nature of religious life and mysticism depends on his notion of "service" (Dienst).
For the last eight years the countries have been the top three profit generators in Asia,"' said the fund managers Vincent Lagger and Jian Shi Cortesi.
Heslop has just started work as a lagger last week, the court was told.
Arabtec's stock "has been a lagger in comparison to the market and it's trading at attractive valuation," Marwan Shurrab, vice-president at Dubai-based Gulfmena Investments Ltd told Bloomberg.
Father-of-three Stephen Riella, who worked as a power station pipe lagger, disappeared on September 17.
David Lagger, Vice President of Pemco World Air Services, a subsidiary of Precision Standard, Inc.