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She was taken to hospital after a fall.
Her brother was killed in a fall from a horse.
Luckily her fall was broken by soft snow.
There had been a fall of rocks on the road.
a heavy fall of snow
Analysts are expecting a fall on Wall Street.
There has been a sharp fall in unemployment.
We have seen a fall of 5% in sales this month.
Khomeini came to power after the fall of the Shah.
the rise and fall of the Roman Empire
Thousands fled after the fall of the city to rebel forces.
She watched the steady rise and fall of his chest.
It has been a spectacular fall from grace for the one-time millionaire.
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View the pronunciation for fall.
the belief that every problem has a solution based in technology
any of the bones in your foot between your toes and your ankle
any random process, such as a competition in which a name is drawn from a hat
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Definition of fall from the online English dictionary from Macmillan Publishers Limited.