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Fall

An obsolete Scottish unit of length equivalent to 222 inches.
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Symposia, children's carnival, writing competition, stage presentations of Things Fall Apart and a grand finale with a night of tributes are some of the key events taking place.
My only gripe is that they tend to fall apart quite easily, especially when I tried spreading a topping on to them.
Things Fall Apart has become a required text in schools throughout Africa and the English-speaking world.
The old-style ground wire clamps used on fuel tankers are known to fall apart from rust and broken springs.
Things will indeed spiral downwards and fall apart in the Anglican community, if we propose to treat each other in such un-Anglican ways.
Mehretu's is a world in which things fall apart, but also fall together.
Once beautiful designs fall apart at the seams Once great designers turn in their graves, Annoyed at the nightmare that's become of their dreams.
ALAN THOMPSON fears Celtic could fall apart next season without Henrik Larsson.
Tolkien--the man who devoted so much of his life to creating the Middle Earth of The Lord of the Rings, complete with an elaborate philology for his imaginary languages--then Dick was the fellow who confessed, in an essay called "How to Build a Universe That Doesn't Fall Apart Two Days Later," that he liked "to build universes that do fall apart.
In this case, fear was the engine of spectacular economic growth; it was the dispersal of that fear that caused the economy to fall apart.
Many deals fall apart either because one of the parties negotiates in bad faith, or one party makes unrealistic and onerous demands.