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Fall

An obsolete Scottish unit of length equivalent to 222 inches.
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The Phantom features a full-capture platform that resembles an open-ended hoop that falls away from the arrow upon release.
Drawing on anthropology, psychology and history, Hartman answers that misogyny becomes more intense when "natural" gender differentiation based on biological sex falls away. Men lose their "anchors for manhood," and respond by creating "achieved" markers which reestablish the male hierarchy.
But it seems that backing for the proposal falls away sharply once employees work out what the impact would be on their take-home pay.