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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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You have the choice of whether to glaze the door before hanging it or of hanging it first, but as a general rule, hang heavy doors first and then glaze them.
This is a debate that should at least hang heavy on the heart, just as any other debate on morality.
Yet economic depression, citizen restrictions, and lack of personal and social fulfillment hang heavy in the humid air.
The long rows of zinnias, portulacas, bee-balm, petunias, and nasturtiums pattern a gay flag at the foot of the terrace, and in the back garden the vines hang heavy with tomatoes, and the bold yellow of squash already ripe speckles the shadows under the great dark leaves.
These are the kind of questions that hang heavy in the bar room air at IABC conferences.
The Natural Habitat Adventures butterfly migration tour explores the remote Mexican old-growth forests where branches hang heavy with the up to 300 million monarchs who migrate there annually.
As to when an alleged imitation of a monkey can be a friendly chicken dance - well, Northumbrian Crown Prosecution Service, on whose hands time must hang heavy, has ordered further police investigations of a fan alleged to have insulted a West Bromwich player at the Stadium of Light.