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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." Just as the real always returns to the same place, Miami led me back to the Jews of SoHo, where Yentl might have wound up after the end of the film, when she got off the boat to New York, and became a liberated lady.
Try these Dune loafers, PS80 YELLOW FEVER Accessorise your life with these yellow earrings, PS9.99, Stradivarius 6 TOTES AMAZING Perfectly proportioned, this bag is PS30 at Oasis 7 BAG IT UP This raffia tote bag is PS32 at Dorothy Perkins 8 OFF THE CUFF These woven bangles are PS17.99 for the pair at Mango 9 BEADED BEAUTIES These dangly earrings are PS12.50 at Marks & Spencer 10 BELT UP This classy belt is PS10 from Dorothy Perkins
An influential TV boss who was a household name once emerged from 'making coffee' in the kitchen of his flat, with his dangly bits released from his open fly.
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 says: "I like shopping at small independent stores and Pussy Galore is particularly great because it stocks loads of Paul's Boutique bags - my favourite!" STEAL AMY'S STYLE: Trousers and T-shirt from River Island, denim jacket and bag from Primark, shoes from Matalan, H&M bracelet, sunglasses from TK Maxx Leah Jones, 16, student, Fairwater, Cardiff Leah's floral printed trousers caught our eye on the streets of Cardiff, as did her dangly feather earrings.