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The word sling may refer to:

In medicine:

  • A bandage to support an injured arm, consisting of a wide triangular piece of cloth hanging around the neck
  • Sling (implant) in surgery

In clothing:

  • Baby sling, a piece of fabric tied to carry a child or infant
  • Sling bikini, a type of bikini
  • Sling (firearms), a strap harness attached to a long gun such as a rifle or a shotgun, designed to support the firearm in some intended position on the operator's body
  • Slingback, a type of woman's shoe

In geography: