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Drug slang A regional term for PCP
Alternative—fringe medicine An exercise in polarity therapy intended to loosen the chest and shoulders, expand the lungs, stretch the vertebral column, and release pelvic tension
Vox populi A moment of extreme—Hollywood-esque—tension
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A regular episode of a soap opera or drama series can be compelling but there's nothing quite like a dramatic cliffhanger to get pulses racing, especially if your curiosity isn't resolved for months while you're waiting for a new series to start.
I love the cliffhanger," says Elisabeth, who's been playing Sarah Jane on and off since 1973.
IT has been the greatest Coronation Street cliffhanger of them all - who will survive Richard Hillman's death plunge into the Weatherfield Canal?
SMALLVILLE'' closed its maiden season with a doozy of a cliffhanger.
New fall prime-time lineup note: Do the Dodgers or Angels have any cliffhangers in their season finale?
What: Momentum and cliffhangers continue to build in the action thriller starring Kiefer Sutherland, Dennis Haysbert, Leslie Hope, Elisha Cuthbert and Sarah Clarke.