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lax

(of flower clusters) having loosely arranged parts

LAX

LAnguage eXample.

A toy language used to illustrate compiler design.

["Compiler Construction", W.M. Waite et al, Springer 1984].
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At that time the police control of the large polyglot population of Staten Island had become very lax, and scarcely a household but had its rifle or pistols and ammunition.
Her attitude had become very lax and despondent when the typewriter stopped in the next room.
If any one imagines that this law is lax, let him keep its commandment one day.
In disposition entirely unlike his brother Frederick, he was the spoilt darling of society, especially of the women--an easy, light-hearted, impulsive, affectionate man--generous to a fault-- constitutionally lax in his principles, and notoriously thoughtless of moral obligations where women were concerned.
Partly, Miss Ladbrook felt that her own skirt must be regarded as unduly lax by the Miss Gunns, and partly, that it was a pity the Miss Gunns did not show that judgment which she herself would show if she were in their place, by stopping a little on this side of the fashion.
Let us add that in these times of lax morality they had no more delicacy with respect to the mistresses; and that the latter almost always left them valuable and durable remembrances, as if they essayed to conquer the fragility of their sentiments by the solidity of their gifts.
Pure Act, a first biography of Lax, places him front and center.
We think this shows we are taking the public criticism we received seriously and are reaching out to the public and not forcing anything on them,'' said Nick Johnson, aviation planning consultant to LAX.
While recovering in the intensive care unit, Lax was found lying on the floor, apparently after falling from his bed.
Weiss said the team could not discuss details of its findings and noted that officials acknowledge that some of the procedures in place at Ben Gurion Airport -- considered to be one of the most secure in the world -- cannot be adapted to LAX.
LOS ANGELES -- LAX Two Corporation, the leaseholder and entity representing the airlines serving Terminal 2 at Los Angeles International Airport (LAX), today presented objections to the Los Angeles World Airports (LAWA) Commission regarding the proposed $99 million take over of Terminal 2, which LAWA believes would increase airport capacity and the number of flights at LAX.
Hahn was involved in a highly publicized scuffle with LAX Hilton security personnel earlier this year when she tried to talk to hotel management about labor and wage problems.