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Ann's just fallen downstairs and hurt her back.
I keep falling off my bike.
A climber fell to his death today.
The temperature has been falling steadily all day.
The programme was cancelled because of falling audience figures.
Industrial production has fallen by 10%.
Shortly before Christmas she fell ill.
I climbed into bed and fell into a deep sleep.
The building gradually fell into decay.
The city is expected to fall within days.
This is the British English definition of fall. View American English definition of fall.
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