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A popular term for the first movement a patient is allowed, either after surgery under general anesthesia, or ‘under local’, in which the recuperee allows the feet to dangle over the side of the bed

dangle

Nursing A popular term for the first movement a Pt is allowed, either after surgery under general anesthesia, or 'under local', where the recuperee allows his/her feet to dangle over the side of the bed
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Dr Dangle admitted responsibility in a letter datedMarch6, 2007.
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Batty Steve, whose hairline was receding at a rate of knots, dangles twice a week from a sturdy oak in his local park after a pal who studies yoga told him to get back to his roots.
We allow modifiers to dangle because we know what we mean.
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As the 1-1/4-mile ride begins, the cars dangle on a 2-inch-thick cable over desert landscape far below; nearer the top, they slide frighteningly close to the rocky mountain face.
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