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Definitions from Wordnet 2.0

  • the act of suspending something (hanging it from above so it moves freely); "there was a small ceremony for the hanging of the portrait"

Definitions from Wiktionary

  • the act of suspending something (hanging it from above so it moves freely); "there was a small ceremony for the hanging of the portrait"

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Wikipedia Meaning and Definition on 'Dangling'

  • Dangling pointer: Another frequent source of dangling pointers is a jumbled combination of malloc() and free() library calls: a pointer becomes dangling when the block of memory
  • The Dangling Man: The Dangling Man is an EP by Crime & the City Solution, released in 1985 through Mute Records. All lyrics written by Bronwyn Bonney and Simon Bonney
  • The Dangling Conversation: "The Dangling Conversation" is a song written by Paul Simon, first released in September 1966 as a Simon and Garfunkel single "The Dangling Conversation"/"The
  • Dangling modifier: A dangling modifier (a specific case of which is the dangling participle) is an ambiguous grammatical construct, whereby a grammatical modifier could
  • Dangling bond: silicon, display a high concentration of dangling bonds. Besides being of fundamental interest, these dangling bonds are important in modern semiconductor
  • Dangling Man: Dangling Man is a 1944 novel by Saul Bellow. It is his first published work. Written in diary format, the story centers on the life of an unemployed young
  • (You've Got Me) Dangling on a String: "(You've Got Me) Dangling on a String" is a 1970 soul music song by the Chairmen of the Board. The single reached #38 on the US Billboard Hot 100, #19
  • Dangling else: s2) The dangling else problem dates to ALGOL 60, and has been resolved in various ways in subsequent languages. In LR parsers, the dangling else is the

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Dangling Sample Sentences in News

  • OBAMA PICK DANGLING Senate stalls nominee to lead Social Security agency
    Even as the Senate plows through votes on nearly two-dozen Obama nominees, at least one controversial pick is being left dangling amid objections from Republicans over an ongoing investigation into a troubled computer project. Read more on this news related to 'Dangling'
  • Paraglider dangling from sea cliff
    "We knows he's alive, because he's screaming," says witness, as man hangs suspended by his paraglider, tangled in branches, in Sydney.         Read more on this news related to 'Dangling'
  • Firefighters rescue worker dangling from cell tower
    Firefighters rescued a worker who was dangling from a cell phone tower in the Chatham neighborhood after slipping off a platform, officials said. Read more on this news related to 'Dangling'

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