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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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LABOUR will hang off until 2010 before they call a general election, Scottish party leader Iain Gray said yesterday.
While most girls would be happy just to hang off the arm of Justin Timberlake and snog the face off him, the 31-year-old Charlie's Angels star prefers to join him in a game of catch.
Corrigan's How to Hang Off A Rope is well worth the wait with Martin Corrigan, the man behind the madness, celebrating the record's release by getting his nads out in Kerrang magazine.