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Hanging

Hanging

1. Requiring, deserving, or foreboding death by the halter. What a hanging face!

2. Suspended from above; pendent; as, hanging shelves.

3. Adapted for sustaining a hanging object; as, the hanging post of a gate, the post which holds the hinges. Hanging compass, a compass suspended so that the card may be read from beneath. Hanging garden, a garden sustained at an artificial elevation by any means, as by the terraces at Babylon. Hanging indentation. See indentation. Hanging rail, the upper wall of inclined vein, or that which hangs over the miners head when working in the vein.


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... in very few (none, in some places) new aspens and the groves were starting to die off. However, when wolves were reintroduced, they started hanging out in the shade and the moose, deer and elk left to avoid being eaten. This allowed new aspens to grow. If the wolves hadn't been reintroduced, ...

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by thoffnagle
Mon Jul 01, 2013 6:12 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
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Re: Can you think of an evolutionary reason for this?

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Video of rotifer eating.

I'm used to seeing Bdelloidea rotifers mostly, which are pretty motile, so hard to capture for very long, but I found this rotifer hanging out on some sediment. Not sure on the species, but the specimen did a good job of showing the current they create, as well as the rejecting of large ...

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by keeblur
Sat Mar 31, 2012 11:10 pm
 
Forum: Microbiology
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grow taller tips

hanging yourself is nonsense, that won't make you grow taller :roll:

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by JackBean
Wed Mar 21, 2012 11:15 am
 
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Topic: grow taller tips
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Re: grow taller tips

... will take some times to get perfect result. You can follow some steps to grow some inches hight. Start stretching exercise to your leg in Cardio. Hanging is another good way to grow hight. You should eat fish and other healthy fruits and vegetable.

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by benjaminzabler
Wed Mar 21, 2012 6:38 am
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: grow taller tips
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