Staggered


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Staggered

Two or more rows of objects that are offset from one another in such a manner as to form a zigzag pattern.

staggered

Descriptive of fasteners (such as nails, rivets, or screws), joints, studs, etc., arranged in two or more rows so that the beginning of each row is offset from the adjacent one(s).
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The landlord staggered into the room, followed by a young man.
A spasm of pain contorted his features; he threw his hands out in front of him, staggered, and then, with a hoarse cry, fell heavily upon the floor.
I have written to Minister of State for Personnel, Public Grievances and Pensions, asking him to consider ' staggered office timings' for Government offices, which will help in decongesting road traffic during peak hours,'' he said at a press conference here.
The sinter zone is 32” in direction of product travel and contains four staggered gas infrared heaters.
The Forward Markets Commission has introduced a staggered delivery option where the seller can deliver certain commodities within 15 days from the fifth day of delivery month starting from June expiry.
A staggered board, also referred to as a classified board, is a corporate board of directors in which the directors are divided, generally into three classes.
Patients are also less likely to report a staggered overdose to medical staff than a massive single overdose, the research team said.
indicator of the patient's health for those who have taken staggered
In the case of a single dose overdose, the blood sample gives valuable information, but people with staggered overdoses may have low levels of paracetamol in their blood even though they are at high risk of liver failure and death.
The objective of a staggered break is to create two or more waves of mushrooms.
Standard features include hardened cutting chambers, staggered rotors, soundproofed tilt-back hoppers, D2 steel knives, low rpm rotors and low-infeed heights.
We have three different plays off our baseline triangle set: back, side, and staggered.