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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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Devotees even hang heavy weights from their bodies in the belief that their wishes would be fulfilled.
In Jackel's version, however, the wings slump, the shoulders hunch, the arms hang heavy, and the fingers go slightly limp--a subtle detournement hinting at reaper and zombie.
ISLAMABAD: At just 19 years old, a blood-stained family legacy could hang heavy on the shoulders of Benazir Bhutto's only son Bilawal.
Alby is haunted by the loan shark and his debts hang heavy over his head and his future.