Definition of Hanging. Meaning of Hanging. Synonyms of Hanging

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Definition of Hanging

Hanging
Indentation In`den*ta"tion, n. 1. The act of indenting or state of being indented. 2. A notch or recess, in the margin or border of anything; as, the indentations of a leaf, of the coast, etc. 3. A recess or sharp depression in any surface. 4. (Print.) (a) The act of beginning a line or series of lines at a little distance within the flush line of the column or page, as in the common way of beginning the first line of a paragraph. (b) The measure of the distance; as, an indentation of one em, or of two ems. Hanging, or Reverse, indentation, indentation of all the lines of a paragraph except the first, which is a full line.
Hanging
Hanging Hang"ing, n. 1. The act of suspending anything; the state of being suspended. 2. Death by suspension; execution by a halter. 3. That which is hung as lining or drapery for the walls of a room, as tapestry, paper, etc., or to cover or drape a door or window; -- used chiefly in the plural. Nor purple hangings clothe the palace walls. --Dryden.

Meaning of Hanging from wikipedia

- Hanging is the suspension of a person by a noose or ligature around the neck. The Oxford English Dictionary states that hanging in this sense is "specifically...
- Suicide by hanging is the method of intentionally killing oneself via suspension from an anchor-point or ligature point (e.g. an overhead beam or hook)...
- The Hanging Gardens of Nineveh, erroneously identified as the Hanging Gardens of Babylon, were one of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World listed by...
- Hanging In is an American sitcom television series that aired for four episodes on CBS on Wednesday nights from August 8, 1979, to August 29, 1979. After...
- Hanging Garden, Hanging garden, or Hanging Gardens may refer to: Hanging garden (cultivation), a sustainable landscape architecture, an artistic garden...
- Hanging Lake is a lake in the U.S. State of Colorado. It is located in Glenwood Canyon, about 7 miles (11 km) east of Glenwood Springs, Colorado and is...
- "Hanging judge" is a colloquial phrase for a judge who has gained notoriety for handing down punishment by sentencing convicted persons to death by hanging...
- valleys of the Austrian river Salzach for their parallel directions and hanging mouths. Some Scottish glens full with bushes and flowers. That of the St...
- Hanging coffins are coffins which have been placed on cliffs. They can be found in various locations, including China, Indonesia, and the Philippines...
- A hanging basket is a suspended container used for growing decorative plants. Typically they are hung from buildings, where garden space is at a premium...
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