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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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We have to hang tough, play hardball and find a way out of this box, because of the collateral damage that this poses, and the precedent that it creates to NAFTA as an institution and our co-operative efforts in North America.
Hang Tough Contestants had to get from their platform to the gladiators by swinging across a network of hanging rings, all the time trying to avoid the lunges of the gladiator.
Hang tough, and show 'em the strongest shall not lie.
Finally, she toasts her erstwhile lover, this "orange town": "So I'll hang tough and love you.
These special Gladiator shows will feature many of the favourite games including Powerball, Hang Tough and the Eliminator.
When Philadelphia's immensely powerful municipal workers walked out on the new mayor, he did more than hang tough.