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Fall

An obsolete Scottish unit of length equivalent to 222 inches.
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We don't want to scaremonger but lavish corporate hospitality could fall foul of the new legislation.
Two Chinese singers have become the first people in the country to fall foul of new rules banning lip-synching nearly two years after widespread criticism of miming at the Beijing Olympics' opening ceremony.
At the same time we will be helping honest local traders to ensure they do not fall foul of the provisions.
A 13-year-old boy has become the latest player to fall foul of golfing red tape.
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.