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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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I think the spectre of What has been referred to as 'the mother of all lawsuits on loss of language and culture' has been something that's been hanging heavily over the head of dioceses," said Betty Livingston, adding that her diocese, Huron, has spent more than $1 million in lawyer's fees to defend itself in school lawsuits.
I'd been injured for long spells and with the time hanging heavily, sure I took the odd drink with Big Norm.
Between the natural world and the spiritual world, hanging heavily in the air like the song for the dead -- Requiem Wrath of the Fallen.
Domestic politics are hanging heavily over the process, given the Democrats' loss in midterm Senate elections to Republicans, members of which have consistently bridled at the White House's negotiations with Iran.
While a competent crowd pleaser with some nice performances, the result isn't exactly supercharged thanks to a cosy, Sunday tea-time feel hanging heavily over every scene.