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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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The Punjab officials also said the scenes of hanging should not be shown on the media as it would have negative effect on the children.
Out of 75 cases of hanging thyroid cartilage was found injured in 21 cases.
Accidental deaths due to hanging are usually seen in childhood.
Amongst them, hanging is commonly encountered in day to day autopsy.
The "Welcome to the Hanging Art Lab" sign has a miniature illustration as a cue to what the new setting inside will be like.
Continue cutting several lengths, numbering them at the top corner of the wrong side so that you know the hanging order.
But most importantly, this is, the last time I checked, a free-ish country and provided that you are not committing a crime or about to commit one, then hanging around is not an offence, and what's more, none of anyone's business.
The researchers found that, when the hanging bug was 20 centimeters from a plant, a bat located the bug about 80 percent of the time.
There are many examples of criminals reviving after hanging for an hour or more on the gallows.
The bodies were left hanging for at least half an hour.
In a gallery with ample wall space, however, using tight and multi-level hanging is going to look more like a bazaar than an art gallery.
has designed a tool bail that provides hanging suspension for its air tool line.