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A popular term for the first movement a patient is allowed, either after surgery under general anesthesia, or ‘under local’, in which the recuperee allows the feet to dangle over the side of the bed

dangle

Nursing A popular term for the first movement a Pt is allowed, either after surgery under general anesthesia, or 'under local', where the recuperee allows his/her feet to dangle over the side of the bed
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At their subtle best, though, danglers still confuse readers, making them work to glean the writer's meaning.
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Those danglers between bushes have driven us crazy for years.
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It is also used extensively within the store, appearing on overhead signs, shelf talkers, danglers and end-cap panels.
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