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pendent

hanging.
References in classic literature ?
Even the pendent world was not visible from our position!
He sat by a newly-lighted wood fire (the blighted and unfruitful year was prematurely cold), and on his honest and courageous face there was a deeper shade than the pendent lamp could throw, or any object in the room distortedly reflect--a shade of horror.
Their lips were less flabby and pendent, and their eye-teeth did not look so much like fangs.