self-suspension

self-suspension

 [self″sus-pen´shun]
suspension of the body by the head and axillae for the purpose of stretching the vertebral column.
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The defendant had been put on permanent self-suspension.
Senior IOC member Patrick Hickey, who has also vehemently denied any wrongdoing, has imposed a self-suspension since he was involved in an IrishOlympicCommittee ticket scandal and in September resigned from the IOC Executive Board.
Todays action to suspend all fresh beef shipments from Brazil supersedes the self-suspension.
The death is therefore a result of self-suspension though the intent was unclear.
In sections on concurrent programming concepts, real-time scheduling analysis, and advanced topics they discuss such topics as deadlock, interprocess communication based on shared variables, network communication, self-suspension and schedulability analysis, and internal structures and operating principles of Linux real-time extensions.
He added: "He died as a result of self-suspension but the evidence doesn't sufficiently determine whether this was intentional or accidental.
It read: "He died as a result of self-suspension Speed as Wales captain but the evidence does not sufficiently determine whether this was intentional or accidental.
Graham Smith Suffering self-suspension Yet another albatross to hand around racing's neck.
It offers too what Levine calls "serious pleasures": just as novel readers took pleasure in both the anticipation and the postponement of plot resolution, so did seekers of knowledge experience "pleasure in ignorance" (9), "the joy of self-suspension.
Cecchi Gori's self-suspension, according to sources, came after his creditor banks -- which include Merrill Lynch, Banca di Roma and Monte dei Paschi -- forced him to give up management of the group.
183) and because the Murik 'realities' (unnamed) 'require a much deeper self-application and self-suspension driven by an uncompromisingly critical self-knowledge' (p.
He gave the cause of death as "asphyxia due to accidental self-suspension.