Definition of lagging
: a lag or material used for making lags: such asa : material for thermal insulation especially around a cylindrical objectb : planking used especially for preventing cave-ins in earthwork or for supporting an arch during construction
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The rhythm section was the key to the track: the drummer laid down a lagging beat, and the bassist played a molasses-slow riff.
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First Known Use of lagging
LAGGING Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of lagging for English Language Learners
: a special material that is used to cover something (such as a pipe) to keep it from losing or gaining heat
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