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In the context of general equities, may not be able to produce as indicated in one's advertised market, due to less help (than anticipated) from other parties or due to changing market conditions.
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Informal; to be or become unable to deliver a good, service, or return as promised due to lack of cooperation by partners in a deal and/or changing conditions in the market. For example, if a consultant does not deliver a finished product to his client because his research contractors did not perform their duties, that consultant is said to have fallen down.
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