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delayed

[ dih-leyd ]
/ dɪˈleɪd /
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adjective
put off; postponed: delayed flights.
detained; hindered: Delayed deliveries cause customers to complain.
slow; gradual: a delayed reaction;a child's delayed development.
Physics. of or relating to a particle, as a neutron or alpha particle, that is emitted from an excited nucleus formed in a nuclear reaction, the emission occurring some time after the reaction is completed.
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un·de·layed, adjectivewell-de·layed, adjective
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