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hang

Forensics verb
To suspend a thing or person by a rope, cord or other object.
 
Medspeak
To place a blood product or volume expander on a pole or other device above the patient’s heart so that an IV infusion occurs by gravity and the rate is controlled by a valve.
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An obvious reason why SMEs in other areas hang back from making the fullest possible use of new software is the cost.
They're not really that into skating so usually they would hang back during the demos, but sometimes in the evening they would arrive in full force.
A butterfly, dipping its long proboscis into a flower that's better shaped for short-tongued bees, might hang back so far from the floral sex organs that nothing happens except the removal of nectar--no pollen in, no pollen out.
Kate, wearing daffodils for St David's Day, seemed keen to hang back and observe the more senior royals.
"Luckily enough, I was able to switch him out and he never wanted to hang back in.
And almost half of those questioned said they hang back waiting for others to embrace them first.
"I saw Pawel Abbott chasing down the defender, so I thought I'd hang back just in case he didn't clear it fully, and the ball fell perfectly into my path.
"The gaffer was telling me to hang back on the corners and time my runs.
"This force has always been a force of doers, people who don't hang back and are not afraid to get stuck in."
'I decided to hang back for the first 500m,' said Tullett.