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Fall

An obsolete Scottish unit of length equivalent to 222 inches.
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"Total is trying to develop its own channels to carry out banking affairs concerning Iran without falling afoul of US primary sanctions that still restrict doing financial activities with Tehran," Pouyanne said.
Snowball figures in the story thus: When the rivalry between a dutiful terrier named Max (Louis C.K.) and his slobbering new mutt of a housemate, Duke (Eric Stonestreet), spills out of their cosy apartment and into the street, the two dogs go missing, falling afoul of Snowball - a former magician's rabbit relegated to the trash - and his subterranean gang of unwanted, undomesticated animals.
UEFA has warned the Lions that it is paying attention to what the it does this transfer season, as it runs the risk of falling afoul of the fair play regulations.