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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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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.
Divine -- Big, dangly jewelry on the slopes is so far out it would take a satellite recovery mission to bring it back.
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.
The hotel inspector and small business saviour packs her pashminas and dangly earrings for a tour of her ancestral roots.
The children's disgusted expressions as they are faced with a row of bottoms and dangly udders is a sight to behold.
Isaksson further said that next year they would go for full body nakedness, "with all the flappy, dangly bits wobbling about".
Presumably, he is on his way to spending another few years sitting naked in a cell and avoiding dripping gruel on his dangly bits.
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.
I just couldn't get my head around it at all but I was riveted and quite frankly couldn't make head or tail of all the dangly bits until daylight dawned that my dad might be in possession of such an interesting arrangement.
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.