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General dictionaries General (33 matching dictionaries)
  1. hanging: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  2. hanging: Oxford Learner's Dictionaries [home, info]
  3. hanging: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  4. hanging: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  5. hanging: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  6. hanging, hanging: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  7. Hanging, hanging: Wordnik [home, info]
  8. hanging: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  9. hanging: Wiktionary [home, info]
  10. hanging: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  11. hanging: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  12. hanging: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  13. Hanging, hanging: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  14. hanging: Online Etymology Dictionary [home, info]
  15. Hanging, hanging: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  16. hanging: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  17. hanging: Cambridge International Dictionary of Idioms [home, info]
  18. Hanging (meat), Hanging: Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  19. Hanging: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  20. hanging: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  21. hanging: Rhymezone [home, info]
  22. Hanging: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  23. hanging: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  24. Hanging: Dictionary of Phrase and Fable (1898) [home, info]
  25. Hanging: 1911 edition of the Encyclopedia Britannica [home, info]
  26. hanging: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  27. hanging: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  28. hanging: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  29. hanging: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  30. hanging: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]
  31. hanging: Wikimedia Commons US English Pronunciations [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. HANGING: Bouvier's Law Dictionary 1856 Edition [home, info]
  2. Hanging: Legal dictionary [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (1 matching dictionary)
  1. hanging: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Medicine dictionaries Medicine (1 matching dictionary)
  1. hanging: online medical dictionary [home, info]

Miscellaneous dictionaries Miscellaneous (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. Hanging: Brilliant Dream Dictionary [home, info]
  2. hanging: Idioms [home, info]

Religion dictionaries Religion (1 matching dictionary)
  1. Hanging: Easton Bible [home, info]

Slang dictionaries Slang (1 matching dictionary)
  1. hanging: Urban Dictionary [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (hanging)

noun:  a form of capital punishment; victim is suspended by the neck from a gallows or gibbet until dead ("In those days the hanging of criminals was a public entertainment")
noun:  decoration that is hung (as a tapestry) on a wall or over a window ("The cold castle walls were covered with hangings")
noun:  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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