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wait

1. Rare a band of musicians who go around the streets, esp at Christmas, singing and playing carols
2. an interlude or interval between two acts or scenes in a play, etc.

What does it mean when you dream about waiting?

Waiting can be a straightforward representation of some situation we are waiting for in our waking life. It also might be an allusion to an idiom, such as “waiting in the wings,” “wait and see,” or “waiting for the other shoe to drop.”

wait

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(control systems)
Cessation of motion of a robot manipulator, under computer control, until further notice.
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The spokeswoman added: "Almost eight out of 10 people waiting for a routine diagnostic test, and more than nine out of 10 people waiting for therapy services were waiting less than the target time.
She said reducing these waiting periods has to be a priority for the Welsh Government and called the statistics "shameful".
The Optometrists Association Australia says some people are housebound for four years while waiting for eye surgery.
The same research shows that roughly nine out of 10 emergency room visitors nationwide can expect to spend anywhere between zero and 208 minutes in the waiting room before seeing a health care provider.
wbe ec be b A spokesman said more people waiting longer than 18 weeks were being treated because action was being taken by the NHS to cut the number of people left on longterm waiting lists.
Those waiting over 36 weeks to start treatment was the lowest since January 2011, and over 26 weeks the lowest since last April.
Second, the waiting that we see epitomized in the scriptures is active.
Waiting for the kettle to boil to make a cup of tea
Therefore the aim of driving down the waiting time from referral to treatment is so that the focus of the NHS with regard to waiting times is on the whole patient experience as opposed to just parts of it.
However, there are now no patients who have been waiting as long as six months for treatment.
The number of people waiting more than nine months for an operation in the North-East increased in November.
OTTAWA -- "In a universal health care system such as Canada's, it is important to determine if waiting times vary by socio-economic status", according to the authors of a study on waiting times.