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hang

Forensics verb
To suspend a thing or person by a rope, cord or other object.
 
Medspeak
To place a blood product or volume expander on a pole or other device above the patient’s heart so that an IV infusion occurs by gravity and the rate is controlled by a valve.
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If I feel like I'm letting the team down, not contributing and enjoying things then I won't hang around.
But the other guys just looked too scared to hang around with Cosmo girls.
So before the summer begins, Sergeant Simon Inglis has been visiting the homes of young people known to hang around parts of Coventry.
The Stanford-bound senior, who usually goes out to lead races early, got up quickly but was forced to hang around the back of the pack.
Allowing students to hang around for two meaningless extra years of high school wastes their time, delays their maturity and responsibility, and is the major reason why high school campuses have become incubators for drug/alcohol problems, racial and gang conflicts, and teenage pregnancy.
JUST because they hang around doesn't mean youngsters are troublemakers, say youth offending experts in Coventry.
But I don't think I have ever seen a crowd hang around to see a relief pitcher.
Last week brought higher interest rates and they might hang around a while, too.
MANAGERS at water company Severn Trent have decided their old water pipes should hang around - as the perfect place for bats to roost.