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Fall

An obsolete Scottish unit of length equivalent to 222 inches.
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It appeared that a lot of soot had fallen down the chimney.
Det Insp Bob Kearns, of Rose Road police station, said: 'We received a report that a young child had fallen down the stairs and stopped breathing.
The man had fallen down the bank and had narrowly avoided falling into a lake at the bottom of the embankment.
Recording a verdict of accidental death, Durham coroner Andrew Tweddle said he was "quite satisfied Edwin has stumbled under the influence of alcohol and fallen down a steep hillside".
He had also fallen down the stairs four days earlier.