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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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61 m), unbranched plants with broad leaflets from Central Asia, instead of Janischevsky's relatively tall, laxly branched plants with narrow leaflets from southeastern Europe.
Racemes sessile and Racemes pedunculate densely flowered and laxly flowered Raceme length (mm) 30.
The enforcement on adulterated drugs cannot be different in India just because good manufacturing practices are so laxly interpreted for Indian manufacturers.
When the Securities and Exchange Commission was criticized for regulating Wall Street too laxly, another state attorney general, New York's Eliot Spitzer, stepped into what he perceived as a policy void.
Pasture was originally divided into 48 paddocks of approximately 1 ha each, which were being laxly grazed under continuous stocking since 2006 and presented high herbage masses comprised of large proportions of stem and dead material.
Unfortunately, these standards are enforced laxly, and extraordinary financial incentives have ensured that that rule-breaking has become the norm rather than the exception.
202) However, New York law, as it has developed over the past century, treats criminal wrongdoing in the private sector contractual context so laxly as to almost encourage it.
Letters have been served to district administrations of all the flood affected parts of Sindh to demolish properties and evacuate lands which are an obstacle in flow of water, he added explaining that in the past governments laxly took such steps but the current situation had necessitated action more than it did in the past.
Also, related to the probit results, laxly monitored firms purchase more insurance when they have a higher liquidity ratio, suggesting that the positive relation between liquidity ratio and the extent of insurance observed in the pooled sample analysis is mainly driven by the laxly monitored firms.
Broken promises, vague and laxly enforced laws, corruption at every relevant level and the years-old absence of anything approaching proactive governance have led the 6000 or so prisoners in the country to a dead end.
An overlapping compensation committee member might act laxly on the audit committee because of his or her association with the CEO in various professional and social contexts that result in the member's appointment to the committee.