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Fall

An obsolete Scottish unit of length equivalent to 222 inches.
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She keeps going until the world falls away, and all we're left with is a portent of something vast, stirring just beyond the line of sight.
The eastern side of the building falls away from the main body to follow the curve of a newly aligned service road, and the gash so created is filled with the crowns of trees.
It just falls away for a thousand feet into the valleys.