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Fall

An obsolete Scottish unit of length equivalent to 222 inches.
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The Insolvency Service said the quarter-on-quarter decrease seen in the first three months of 2019 was largely driven by a decrease in IVAs, which fell back after reaching record high levels since their introduction in 1987 in the last three months of 2018.
"I probably, really, just months ago fell back in love because he was trying so hard to be a better person - desperately trying, working with his therapist every day and trying so hard.
DEMAND for homes fell back for the first time in over a year in April, as a stamp duty hike and uncertainty over the looming EU referendum meant housing market activity took a pause, according to surveyors.
PROPERTY news DEMAND for homes fell back for the first time in over a year in April, as a stamp duty hike and uncertainty over the looming EU referendum meant housing market activity took a pause, according to surveyors.
Equities in Europe fell back after they rose to a two-week high on Thursday, as support from gains in tech shares were counteracted by a drop in commodity related stocks in energy and mining sectors, Reuters reported on the same day.
Summary: While trying to hide the phone in the ceiling of his classroom, he fell back onto the seats and then to the ground.
They fell back slightly between 2001 and 2004, but then rose again between 2005 and 2007 before falling back following the crisis.
Mumbai: Ignoring firm local equities, the rupee fell back by nine paise to close at 60.17 against the United States dollar following fresh dollar demand from importers.
The 7 June 2011 eruption was by some margin the biggest recorded since this constant monitoring began, meaning the huge cascade of matter that fell back into the Sun following the eruption was a unique opportunity to study, on an unusually large scale, the fluid dynamics of these phenomena.
Summary: IP annual growth fell back into a contraction
Magnetic forces drove the flow of plasma, but without sufficient force to overcome the sun's gravity much of the plasma fell back into the sun.
US crude futures, which earlier rose on hopes that the reversal of the Seaway oil pipeline would help reduce a supply glut at the land-locked delivery point at Cushing, Oklahoma, and on Iran-related issues, fell back into negative territory after the release of a series of weak economic data.