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Fall

An obsolete Scottish unit of length equivalent to 222 inches.
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The striker, left, has revealed his disappointment that manager Brian Kerr took the fall for the squad's inability to qualify for next summer's finals in Germany.
According to news sources, Reid spent lavishly to put CDs on the charts and took the fall after a number of releases from highly paid artists bombed.
That took the fall for the year north of the Border to 4.3 per cent, bottom of the UK house price inflation league.