time lag

Definitions of time lag
1

n time during which some action is awaited

Synonyms:
delay, hold, postponement, wait
Types:
extension
a mutually agreed delay in the date set for the completion of a job or payment of a debt
moratorium
a legally authorized postponement before some obligation must be discharged
retardation
the extent to which something is delayed or held back
Type of:
break, intermission, interruption, pause, suspension
a time interval during which there is a temporary cessation of something

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