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Fall

An obsolete Scottish unit of length equivalent to 222 inches.
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Dow falls back on renewed fears about European economy
Although this publication breaks a few of the b-to-b newsletter "rules," its typeface treatment falls back on the pretty standard sans serif (Futura) for headlines and sidebars and serif (Times) for body text.
When this air reaches the edge of the tropics--latitudes of 30 [degrees] N and 30 [degrees] S--it falls back to low altitudes and then heads for the equator.