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A sudden or dramatic decline:
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  1. A sudden or dramatic decline:
  2. A dive or downward leap
  3. (Informal) A heavy, rash investment or speculation
A drop curtain.
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  1. A drop curtain.
  2. The act of falling; descent:
  3. A trace or hint:
The last part
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  1. The last part
  2. The process or result of declining, especially a deterioration of health:
  3. A downward movement or fall, as in price.
Starched reinforced fabric used to strengthen a book binding or the spine of a bound book.
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  1. Starched reinforced fabric used to strengthen a book binding or the spine of a bound book.
  2. A sudden failure of a program or operating system, usually without serious consequences.
  3. (Computers) A sudden failure of a hard drive caused by damaging contact between the head and the storage surface, often resulting in the loss of data on the drive.
To fall; come down
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  1. To fall; come down
  2. To cause to fall, as by wounding, killing, or hitting
  3. To fall in drops
To drop or come down freely under the influence of gravity:
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  1. To drop or come down freely under the influence of gravity:
  2. To pass into a particular state, condition, or situation:
  3. To come forth as if by falling; issue:
To plunge or toss with the bow and stern rising and falling abruptly
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  1. To plunge or toss with the bow and stern rising and falling abruptly
  2. To fix or set at a particular point, level, degree, etc.
  3. To fall or plunge headlong
To use a plunger to try to unblock (a drain, for example).
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  1. To use a plunger to try to unblock (a drain, for example).
  2. To fall rapidly:
  3. To fall off or decline precipitously
To come to the ground suddenly and involuntarily.
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  1. To come to the ground suddenly and involuntarily.
  2. To cause or allow (a rider, load, etc.) to fall off; throw off
  3. To run or fall out of a container or containment.
To lean forward as if on the point of falling; overbalance; totter
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  1. To lean forward as if on the point of falling; overbalance; totter
  2. To bring about the downfall, destruction, or ending of.
  3. To fall (over) because or as if top-heavy
To pitch headlong; fall:
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  1. To pitch headlong; fall:
  2. To cause to fall or collapse; bring down:
  3. To fall suddenly, clumsily, or helplessly
To go toward the bottom of a body of water:
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  1. To go toward the bottom of a body of water:
  2. To fall head down through the air.
  3. (Sports) To exaggerate a fall in an attempt to induce a referee to call a penalty on an opponent.
To fall; come down
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  1. To fall; come down
  2. To cause to fall, as by wounding, killing, or hitting
  3. To fall in drops
(--- Theology) To lose primordial innocence and happiness. Used of humanity as a result of the Fall.
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  1. (--- Theology) To lose primordial innocence and happiness. Used of humanity as a result of the Fall.
  2. To pass into a particular state, condition, or situation:
  3. To come forth as if by falling; issue:
To fall off or decline precipitously
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  1. To fall off or decline precipitously
  2. To fall or drop straight downward
To use a plunger to try to unblock (a drain, for example).
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  1. To use a plunger to try to unblock (a drain, for example).
  2. To fall rapidly:
  3. To fall off or decline precipitously
To fall or drop to a lower level, especially to go down slowly or in stages:
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  1. To fall or drop to a lower level, especially to go down slowly or in stages:
  2. To fall or lower oneself slowly, as from weakness or fatigue:
  3. To go down slowly; fall or descend gradually
To move sideways in a turn because of insufficient banking. Used of an airplane.
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  1. To move sideways in a turn because of insufficient banking. Used of an airplane.
  2. To slide without turning, as a wheel when skids or brakes are applied on a slippery surface
  3. (Informal) To fall or decline sharply:
To sink or settle, as into mud or slush.
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  1. To sink or settle, as into mud or slush.
  2. To fall or sink heavily; collapse:
  3. To fall, sink, or collapse, esp. suddenly or heavily
To pitch headlong; fall:
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  1. To pitch headlong; fall:
  2. To cause to fall or collapse; bring down:
  3. To fall suddenly, clumsily, or helplessly
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