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Merriam-Webster Online Dictionary
lax (adjective)
a) of the bowels - loose open
b) having loose bowels
deficient in firmness not stringent - lax control a lax foreman
a) not tense, firm, or rigid - slack a lax rope
b) having an open or loose texture
c) having the constituents spread apart - a lax flower cluster
articulated with the muscles involved in a relatively relaxed state (as the vowel \i\ in contrast with the vowel \?\) negligent
lax (noun)
- lacrosse
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