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 for time lag
From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  time lag
      n 1: time during which some action is awaited; "instant replay
           caused too long a delay"; "he ordered a hold in the action"
           [syn: delay, hold, time lag, postponement, wait]

From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  63 Moby Thesaurus words for "time lag":
     afterthought, bind, block, blockage, bureaucratic delay, day,
     delay, delayage, delayed reaction, detention, double take,
     dragging, fateful moment, halt, hang-up, hindrance, holdup, hour,
     instant, interim, interval, jam, juncture, kairos, lag, lagging,
     logjam, minute, moment, moment of truth, moratorium, obstruction,
     paperasserie, pause, period, point, pregnant moment,
     psychological moment, red tape, red-tapeism, red-tapery, reprieve,
     respite, retardance, retardation, season, slow-up, slowdown,
     slowness, space, span, spell, stage, stay, stay of execution, stop,
     stoppage, stretch, suspension, tie-up, time, wait, while

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