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Fall

An obsolete Scottish unit of length equivalent to 222 inches.
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9) Here it's not hard to recall the figure of Graham holding the trunk of the tree between his hands, shaking it until it releases a coconut, at which point he falls back into a stupor.
The growth in the third quarter is reasonably good and falls back in line with a trend that growth peaks are flattening out in 2005.
When the shuttle reaches its optimal velocity, the ET (like the two rocket boosters that fire the ship into orbit) is jettisoned and falls back to earth.