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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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But until then we have got to hang fire before we make our final decision.
But he has managed to persuade Carragher to hang fire on a permanent stance until the pair sit down in Liverpool next week, with McClaren convinced he can talk the 29-year-old round.
But Allardyce tells me he will hang fire as far as another Brazilian - Edmilson - is concerned, instead he says he will wait until the Barcelona central defender is fit again.
Now Driver (right) will hang fire to see if he's in the first-team picture for good - and if not he'll look for a loan deal to get him action elsewhere.
Meantime, the League Council will hang fire on approving calls by a working party for radical change, including the axing of six clubs through amalgamation or pruning.
HANG Fire Southern Kitchen has been crowned best restaurant at the 2018 Observer Food Monthly Awards.
VVMAGWADIRI appeared to hang fire a touch after trading at 1.08 when delivered to challenge in the 7f handicap at Gowran and was worried out of it by Dandys Gold.
But Scudamore warned ante-post punters to hang fire - Grands Crus could yet be primed for the two-and-ahalf-mile Jewson Novices' Chase at the Festival.
There had been a suggestion that he would sit down with O'Neill this week though it seems he will hang fire until this time next week.
And Viola is understood to have been informed privately that Ferguson should hang fire before making any rash decisions after being told by Paul Le Guen he would never play in the Frenchman's team again.