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Fall

An obsolete Scottish unit of length equivalent to 222 inches.
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On the question of a female Archbishop of Canterbury, likely to be strongly opposed by many Anglicans in Africa and Asia, he said that the churcla would fall foul of Britain's Sex Discrimination Act if its highest post were denied to women.
CHECK you are properly insured if taking your car abroad as many British drivers fall foul of foreign motoring rules, claim the British Insurance Brokers' Association.
The insurance pool, led by German insurer Allianz AG, is said to be considering closing the pool because of fears that it may fall foul of European Union competition rules.
Promising recruits who fall foul of the armed forces' strict drugs rules will be offered the course as an alternative to being sacked.
Woolworths' bid to buy 80 of Franklins' best Fresh and Big Fresh stores could fall foul of the regulators, said deputy prime minister John Anderson: "We want to ensure a framework is put in place that maximises the chance for the little guys and the independents.
Nurses risk breaking patient confidentiality but could fall foul of police if they don't report drugs.
I don't follow it or go on it but if they fall foul of the rule then it may make then think twice next time.