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sag

1. Nautical the extent to which a vessel's keel sags at the centre
2. 
a. a marshy depression in an area of glacial till, chiefly in the US Middle West
b. (as modifier): sag and swell topography

sag

[sag]
(electricity)
Slack introduced in an aerial cable or open-wire line to compensate for contraction during cold weather.
(geology)
A pass or gap in a ridge or mountain range shaped like a saddle.
A shallow depression in a relatively flat land surface.
A regional basin with gently sloping sides.
(metallurgy)
Decrease in the section thickness of a casting caused by weakness of the sand mold.

sag

(1) A momentary drop in voltage from the power source. Contrast with spike.

(2) (SAG) (SQL Access Group) See CLI.
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The SAG national negotiating committee knows that a 'no' vote makes a strike less likely because it shows that all actors want a better deal," SAG said.
The duct weight caused the natural sag to occur when the supporting boards were removed at the completion of the board-supported tests (flat configuration).
Joss said SAG had previously stuck with a per-license pricing module because of the need "to carry its legacy customers" many of which have systems that do not currently enable leasing of remotely-hosted applications.
A flourishing African-American colony of about 500 summer residents play in Sag Harbor Hills, Azurest, Ninevah Beach, Chatfield Hills and Hillcrest Terrace.
2 mm maximum sag after an exposure at 121 [degrees] C (250 [degrees] F), only filled HP-PU/urea and polyurea RIM polymers meet this requirement at 135 [degrees] C (275 [degrees] F).
Where X can be the surface of typology corresponding to the sag analyzed (A, B, C, D, E, F, G), Y can be the surface of typology corresponding to the sag analyzed (A, B, C, D, E, F, G) but also can be the surface of maximum values for each variable (IMAX, [GAMMA]MAX).
Armin Heeb, SOFGEN Consulting AG CEO said, I am very much looking forward to working with Simon and his team further to develop our Avaloq and general consulting offerings, particularly in the area of cash products where our functional coverage is completed with the arrival of SAG.
The deal could potentially result in more covered work for SAG members because of a new understanding that all animated productions produced for basic cable would be covered by the contract.
Structures form after application to reduce flow and also modify viscosity-temperature behavior to prevent sag in the oven.
SAG struck for seven weeks, halting eight major productions including Elizabeth Taylor's "Butterfield 8," Jack Lemmon's "The Wackiest Ship in the Army" and Marilyn Monroe's "Let's Make Love.
Last year, ``Sideways'' won the SAG award while ``Million Dollar Baby'' took home the best picture Oscar.