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jet lagnoun [U]

uk   /ˈdʒet ˌlæɡ/  us   /ˈdʒet ˌlæɡ/
(Definition of jet lag from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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jet lagnoun [U]

 /ˈdʒet ˌlæɡ/
the feeling of being tired that you experience after a long flight to a place where the time is different from the place that you left
(Definition of jet lag from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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jet lagnoun [U]

uk   us  
TRANSPORT a feeling of tiredness that a person gets after travelling a long distance through different time zones by plane: When traveling on business, schedule in some time to allow yourself to get over the effects of jet lag. `
(Definition of jet lag from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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