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Fall

An obsolete Scottish unit of length equivalent to 222 inches.
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If we want to continue to attract and retain good teachers, we can't fall behind.
Based on the latest economic and market estimates, Heidelberger Druckmaschinen AG (Heidelberg) anticipates sales to fall behind projections for fiscal year 2002/03.
With regulations changing continually, it's easy to fall behind.
You don't want to fall behind too far back and you find yourself needing to get the ball back to get into the end zone,'' said Paraclete coach Steve Hagerty.
MCM Smart Expediter: The Smart Expediter acts as a virtual tracking agent that actively "pushes" and tracks manufacturing change orders through the global supply chain, providing alerts before items fall behind schedule and automatically escalating items when necessary.
We're just keeping our heads up and trying to stay pumped, even when we fall behind,'' Edelman said.