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jet lag

noun [U] uk   us  
the feeling of tiredness and confusion that people experience after making a long journey by plane to a place where the time is different from the place they left: Every time I fly to the States, I get really bad jet lag.
jet-lagged
adjective uk   us   /ˈdʒet.læɡd/
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