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Fall

An obsolete Scottish unit of length equivalent to 222 inches.
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Nonetheless, these adjustments still leave output performance subpar--for r* equal to 1 percent, the output gap across simulations falls short of potential by 1/2 percent, on average, as illustrated in the lower left panel.
But it went on to say Iran's response to the joint offer by the US and the European Union of concessions if the enrichment programme was halted 'falls short of the conditions set by the Security Council.'
NORDIC BUSINESS REPORT-18 November 2004-Women's representation on Norwegian company boards falls short of government target(C)1994-2004 M2 COMMUNICATIONS LTD http://www.m2.com
The No Child Left Behind Improvement Act of 2004 falls short of proposing fundamental changes but does offer significant alterations.
Unintentionally falls short of a textbook or theoretical norm but expected on a statistical basis.
But Judith Andrew, CFIB's Ontario vice-president, says the cap, although a good first step, still falls short.
But if the book falls short of its primary goal--'the formation of a discourse of detail, where detail assumes a status typically accorded to other conventionally primary aspects ...
Martin falls short of hero-worship, refusing to overlook Nader's tactical errors and personal foibles.