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adjective British English pronunciation: lax /læks/ 
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adjectivelax
comparativelaxer
superlativelaxest
  1. 1
    not paying enough attention to rules, or not caring enough about quality or safety

    worries about lax airport security

    the lax morals of today's society

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laxity

 British English pronunciation: laxity /ˈlæksəti/  noun [uncountable]

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