Definition of Lagging in English :

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Lagging meaning in English

Meaning of Lagging in English

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Lagging

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Noun

1. lagging

used to wrap around pipes or boilers or laid in attics to prevent loss of heat

WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.


Lagging

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noun
1. 
insulating material wrapped around pipes, boilers, etc, or laid in a roof loft, to prevent loss of heat
2. 
the act or process of applying lagging
3. 
a wooden frame used to support an arch during construction

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Lagging

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noun
1. 
thermal insulation for wrapping around pipes, boilers, etc.
2. 
a wood framework to support an arch while it is being built
3.  Mining
planks or timber used to prevent rocks from falling in a shaft or drift

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Lagging

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n.
1.
a. A covering used to provide thermal insulation, as from a steam pipe.
b. A similar covering used to provide acoustical insulation, as on an air duct.
2.
a. A plank or set of planks forming the outer surface of a centering for the construction of an arch.
b. Any of various structural members or materials used as a protective sheathing, as on the ceiling of a mine tunnel or around a boiler.

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