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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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With a date in the diary, Hang Fire headed up to the brewery in Penstrowd near Newtown, armed with tasters of smoked goodies and sauces, to see what alchemy they could work together.
The Hang Fire pop ups originated in The Canadian pub in Splott, Cardiff, before moving to The Lansdowne in Canton, so taking on Barry won't be a challenge for the pair.
The Hang Fire Smokehouse offers barbecue food southern-style - and its founders say a sevenmonth busking-funded road trip to the US means they're able to offer both mouth-watering and authentic meals.
Hill make Nicky Henderson's Oscar Whisky and Irish mare Quevega their new 5-1 favs in the revised market for the World Hurdle but with much still to be decided, it's best to hang fire on this event for the moment.
The atmosphere built as the whole course, muted and on tenterhooks for the result, seemed to hang fire in a moment of mass suspense.
So we'll keep plugging away with that and get it sorted as soon as possible - having had our fingers burned a few times this season with visa issues, we felt it best just to hang fire a little on this one.
But hang fire before you start rooting out your loose change - one of O'Leary's own staff has suggested he was "just taking the p***".
But until then we have got to hang fire before we make our final decision.
But he has managed to persuade Carragher to hang fire on a permanent stance until the pair sit down in Liverpool next week, with McClaren convinced he can talk the 29-year-old round.
Now Driver (right) will hang fire to see if he's in the first-team picture for good - and if not he'll look for a loan deal to get him action elsewhere.
The award-winning Waen Brewery of Llanidloes, Powys, has teamed up with the award-winning Hang Fire Smokehouse to produce a range of three beers, brewed to compliment their barbecued meats at their various pop-ups.