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Fall

An obsolete Scottish unit of length equivalent to 222 inches.
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When the shuttle reaches its optimal velocity, the ET (like the two rocket boosters that fire the ship into orbit) is jettisoned and falls back to earth.
Hickok says current growth is directly tied to Y2K anxieties, and as inventory destocking and consumer spending falls back to pre-Y2K concern levels, growth will be depressed early next year.
Because the program loads before Windows loads, if a user happens to find a way to bypass it, the user would be dropped to DOS--the platform on which Windows 98/95 falls back upon.