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hung

 us   /hʌŋ/
past simple and past participle of hang
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hungverb

uk   us   /hʌŋ/
past simple and past participle of hang

hungadjective

uk   us   /hʌŋ/
having an ​equal or ​nearlyequalnumber of ​members with ​opposingopinions, so that no ​decisions can be made: The ​generalelection in ​Britain was ​expected to ​result in a hung parliament. a hung jury
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