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Abend

Informal; to end a project or process prematurely. This term is used especially in computer-related projects. It is a portmanteau of "abnormal end."
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Malla was found hanging in his hostel room at the university Saturday evening.
Recall the members, that include the heads of Cartier, Tiffany and Gucci, also went bonkers when Roy Rogers opened at 46th Street and had banners hanging from the lightposts.
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He said that Guru's hanging was very painful not only for Hurriyet Conference but for the entire Kashmiri.
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Larsson reels out a doomed fantasy of unrequited love while fetishizing the implements of eroticized hanging as fashion accessories: a carabiner, a pocketknife, and even white athletic socks, which, like the shotgun in a Chekhov play, inevitably return.
On November 26 Stephen Barras, 23, originally from Newcastle, was found hanging in his cell while on remand for attempted burglary.
The body of 45-year-old Youssef Saleh Hajj was found hanging from a rope in his home in the village of Qorna, about 70 miles north of Beirut.
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The hanging took place in complete secrecy at around 8am with only a very select group of officials and Indian home minister Sushilkumar Shinde knowing the operation to execute his death sentence.