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laggardnoun [C]

uk   /ˈlæɡəd/ us  
a company, organization, etc. that does something later, or improves less quickly, than others: Mexico, long a laggard in financial reform, is at last putting its banks in order. Steel companies are still considered laggards compared to high-tech manufacturers.
MARKETING someone who buys a product at a much later date than most people: I confess to being a laggard over this form of tax-free investing. The last remaining laggards have now bought mobile phones.
(Definition of laggard from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “laggard”
in Chinese (Simplified) 行动迟缓的人, 缓慢移动的事物…
in Chinese (Traditional) 行動遲緩的人, 緩慢移動的事物…
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