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noun [countable]     windfall pronunciation in American English
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  1. 1
    an amount of money that you get when you are not expecting it, especially a large amount

    windfall profits

  2. 2
    an apple or other fruit that has fallen from a tree
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  3. 3
    a large amount of something that arrives unexpectedly and all together

    NASA announced the discovery of 715 new planets, by far the biggest windfall of planets ever unveiled at once.

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someone on a film set who takes care of plants, trees, and other various landscaping materials like rocks, gravel, sand, etc.

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