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  1. 9
    literary to hang down

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  2. 11
    if someone's voice falls, it becomes quieter

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  3. 12
    mainly literary if something such as a shadow or light falls on a surface, it goes over or onto the surface

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a type of design used on the web which excludes features which give a three-dimensional effect … and uses simple styles

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