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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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Hanged in 1949, Haigh murdered six people for their property and pensions before dissolving their bodies in acid.
Another person, identified as Premchand, 55, also hanged himself to death ithe Industrial District of the city.
Brian Chandler was the last person hanged in Durham.
His best friend David Dilling, of Pyle, hanged himself six weeks later on February 18, 2007, from a tree behind Pyle police station.
The following month, 19-year-old David Dilling was found hanged near his home in Pyle, Bridgend.
Alice Williamson, aged 68, was hanged on Newcastle Town Moor in 1758 for burglary.
The prank was supposed to frighten her younger siblings into believing that she had hanged herself, investigators said.
When Miss Lena came home from visiting her sister in Jackson and found out Bobby Lee Carter had hanged a man from her sycamore tree, she left the breakfast dishes unwashed in the sink for the first time in her life.
The Hanging Garden is the story of a gay man named Sweet William who may or may not have, as an unhappy 15 year-old, hanged himself in the garden behind his Nova Scotia home.
They bound his hands and feet with straps, carefully knotted a rope under his jaw, sprang the trap door on which he stood, and hanged him by his neck until he was dead.
Lahore -- Nine death convicts were hanged in Attock, Sargodha, Faisalabad, ,Lahore and Bahawalpur prisons on Tuesday.
IRAN hanged 21 men yesterday in the latest round of group executions, state media reported.