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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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Re: Electromagnetic fields generated by the human body

... built one of the first 8 bit CMOS microprocessor motherboards. It would hang when booting but as soon as you put your hand near it, it would stop hanging and complete the boot procedure and then work. I won't go into the details of why this was happening - it was a circuit design error, but the ...

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by lenslens
Tue Jul 15, 2014 1:54 am
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Electromagnetic fields generated by the human body
Replies: 40
Views: 194302

Re: Evolutionary mechanisms

... 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
Topic: Evolutionary mechanisms
Replies: 13
Views: 8705

Re: Can you think of an evolutionary reason for this?

... money pouring in. Anyway, the whole topic is extremely interesting as there is definitely some link whether it be environmental or genetic, I am hanging my money on the pheromones theory as to me that is what adds up, it just amazes me at how many of these little hidden biological triggers are ...

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by vk4vfx
Mon Oct 01, 2012 9:42 pm
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Can you think of an evolutionary reason for this?
Replies: 8
Views: 7260

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
Topic: Video of rotifer eating.
Replies: 0
Views: 1162

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
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: grow taller tips
Replies: 5
Views: 6211
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