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Fall

An obsolete Scottish unit of length equivalent to 222 inches.
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Some of my property is falling down, but the house itself will take a generation to fall down.
Three people were taken to hospital after falling down an escalator at the House of Fraser store on St Mary Street, at about 11.
The woman, who is in her 40s, sparked a full-scale rescue mission after falling down steps on a secondstorey section of the castle.
A RETIRED teacher died after falling down the stairs while drunk, a coroner's court heard.
A DAD of two who died after falling down stairs has been named.
She spun round and stumbled before falling down the stairs.
They need to do something about it if people are falling down it.
EL SEGUNDO - At the Kings' practice rink in El Segundo on Saturday morning, dozens of proud parents peered through puck-proof glass, watching the mighty mites on the ice absorb some of sports' harder lessons, such as how to swing a hockey stick without falling down, how to corner on skates without falling down and how to fall down without staying down.
JOINER Michael McIntosh has put up a garden fence in his living room to stop his children falling down a gaping hole.
A Royal Navy officer from Birmingham died falling down the stairs after a drinking session in a Spanish port, an inquest heard yesterday.
FIRE crews used a hydraulic lift to rescue a woman who suffered back injuries after falling down steps at Warwick Castle.
A DOG walker had to be treated for hypothermia after falling down a rock face.