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Fall

An obsolete Scottish unit of length equivalent to 222 inches.
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Like the other big banks it is tightening up its credit terms and clamping down on anyone who falls behind with payments.
Liverpool is among 10 education authorities picked to pioneer an initiative that Education Secretary Alan Johnson has pledged will ensure "no child falls behind".
As a result, many owners have refrained from demanding either the legal fees that they have incurred or the late charges that the lease permits them to impose when a tenant falls behind in the payment of rent.