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Fall

An obsolete Scottish unit of length equivalent to 222 inches.
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The procurement of aircraft carriers with that ability to strike foreign bases may fall afoul of that clause, but some government officials argue that the constitution doesn't expressly forbid aircraft carriers.
A great majority of Indian immigrants to the US are young and highly educated, but there are those like Dumala and the children of H-1B visa holders, who also fall afoul with the system.
The move was groundbreaking particularly given that many banks - particularly those from Europe - are still standing away from Iran's funding prospects over fears that they may fall afoul of remaining US sanctions against the Islamic Republic.
Zack Mayo is in training to become a pilot at a flying school for US Navy officers, but his perceived lack of commitment sees him fall afoul of his hardnosed drill sergeant Emil Foley who makes it his mission to break the recruit.