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lapse British & World English

A brief or temporary failure of concentration, memory, or judgement

lapse English Thesaurus

a momentary lapse of concentration

lapse rate British & World English

The rate at which air temperature falls with increasing altitude

time-lapse British & World English

Denoting the photographic technique of taking a sequence of frames at set intervals to record changes that take place slowly over time. When the frames are shown at normal speed the action seems much faster

lapse into in lapse British & World English

Pass gradually into (an inferior state or condition)

adiabatic lapse rate British & World English

The rate at which atmospheric temperature decreases with increasing altitude in conditions of thermal equilibrium