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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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I asked my mother if this was the case and I can tell you gentle reader, before the word dangly was half out of my mouth the book was unceremoniously taken off my knee and replaced with one of my Enid Blyton's, needless to say my curiosity was not satisfied in that particular area by my mother.
It could be an old earring, a piece of metal, a bottle cap, or a dangly piece of glass from an old chandelier.
She wore dangly rhinestone earrings, and her shiny satin blouse was cut to expose high, creamy breasts.
She looks spring-fresh in her Indian white cottons and a straw hat with dangly bits representing tentacles of a sea anemone.
Each decorated by a dangly earring, the yarmulkes associated Jewishness with Style, grafting back onto glamour the explicit references to ethnic "taste" that it supposedly allows everyone to "transcend.
And, ready to party day or night, our black velveteen Margaret pant might just be the new little black dress, especially with dangly earrings and a chic top.
He also shared a link to our story yesterday on how it's vital for men to check their dangly bits.
Alex Polizzi - The Fixer BBC2, 8pm The dangly earrings, the pashminas in vibrant colours, this woman means business.
Isaksson further said that next year they would go for full body nakedness, "with all the flappy, dangly bits wobbling about".
Whether the surgeon who reattached the dangly digit uttered Daniels' catchphrase 'you'll like this, not a lot, but you'll like it', is unclear.
She'sall shades of beige and cream and fawn with dangly earrings that don't match.
Not only that but in her haste to get on stage she seems to have got caught up in one of those dangly curtains that everyone's nan had over their kitchen door in the 70s.