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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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Slowly, I rolled over the DANGER sign, lifted off the saddle and hung back over the rear tire of my 27-speed Specialized FSR to transfer weight where I would need it most.
'That's the way to get spiked or tripped, so I hung back out of trouble at the start and let the field string out a bit.
Miller tackles the question, "How did Einstein and Picasso in the early years of the twentieth century come to do the creative thinking that changed society's world view?" His answer, in brief, is it was the willingness of both men to grapple with the full consequences of the newest ideas of space, time, and dimension, when others who had come before them cautiously hung back.
So we straightened the line; we hung back; we did not take the city of Ravenna.
The DUP hung back at every stage 'let others do the hard work, and then sneaked forward to take advantage of other people`s efforts,' he said.
And while Camilla Parker Bowles accompanied him on his trek, she hung back, giving him plenty of space and time to come to terms with his bereavement.
He told the jury the driver flashed him and hung back which he said he understood from the ``driver's code'' meant he was letting him go ahead.
When we got there we all started skating but the JFA guys hung back. Brian told me later they were waiting to see if we really did skate.
For too long now, we've hung back, allowing our critics to set the pace.