time lag

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  • n.时滞
  • Web时间延迟;时间差;时差
Plural Form:time lags  
time lag
n.
1.
(两件相关事件的)时间间隔,时滞the period of time between two connected events
There is a long time lag between when I do the work and when I get paid.
我做工作和领薪水之间相隔很长一段时间。

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