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sag off

To absent oneself or leave early from school or work when one would normally be required to be there; to play truant. Primarily heard in UK. I was so restless and bored at work that I decided to just sag off after lunch without telling anyone. Hey, Jim and I are planning on sagging off from school on Friday, do you want to come with us? That's the last time you sag off class, mister! From now on, I'm dropping you off to school every morning!
See also: off, sag

sag away (from something)

to settle or droop down or away. The cloth sagged away from the edge of the table.
See also: away, sag

sag down

to droop downward. The branch sagged down and nearly touched the ground. When the rain got the drapes wet, they sagged down and touched the floor.
See also: down, sag

sag under something

to droop under the burden of something. The porch roof sagged under the weight of the snow. The springs of the car sagged under the weight of all the passengers.
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Where X is the typology of sag analyzed (A, B, C, D, E, F, G); Y can be the typology of sag analyzed (A, B, C, D, E, F, G) or the matrix of maximum values for each variable (IMAX,h, TMAX,h y [omega]MIN,h) according to the case, and h indicates whether it is real (R) or ideal (I).
In almost all cases the peaks of current and torque are presented during sag perturbation, once it ends, the signal returns to normal values.
SAG has no specific date yet for fully automating the residuals process, but it promises that a speed-up is coming.
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Scott Wilson, who won the Ralph Morgan award for service to SAG, has begun picketing every day outside SAG headquarters, toting a "Banana Republic of SAG" sign, to protest the new provision that only White and SAG senior adviser John McGuire may speak on behalf of the guild and to blast "union-buster" high-profile actors such as Matt Damon and Tom Hanks for coming out against the authorization.
Government sector, where SAG has historically has provided extensive service.
Newly elected SAG President Alan Rosenberg declined comment Monday on the Hessinger firing but said in a statement released Sunday that SAG's membership expects ``concrete results'' under its new leadership.
Many observers now expect SAG to keep stalling in hopes of pressuring the congloms into a better deal.
He had also supported the merger of SAG and AFTRA, which was opposed by the new board leadership.
The 2003 line-up showcases readings by Elijah Wood ("Lord of the Rings"), Melissa Gilbert ("Little House on the Prairie" and SAG President), Esai Morales ("NYPD Blue" and "American Family"), Bonnie Bartlett & William Daniels ("St.
With uncertainty abounding over whether SAG might strike, Hollywood production is about to grind to a halt except for several indie features that have signed SAG waivers.
With the increase of sensitive load in industrial load, the problems caused by voltage sag become more and more serious, and the voltage sag has become the most complaints of power quality problem in the home and abroad.
1 SAG as resolution authority empowered in accordance with A* 77 para.
Abstract Sag is a coating defect that results from excessive, gravity-driven flow after deposition.
Since the 14th annual SAG Awards in 2008, stunt ensembles from film and TV have been recognized for their excellence, as well as their contributions to safety on set.