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  1. fall-throughnoun

    In certain programming constructs, the situation where execution passes to the next condition in a list unless explicitly redirected.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of fall-through in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of fall-through in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of fall-through in a Sentence

  1. Lina Alathari:

    I think where we see the challenges is really in terms of equipping communities with resources and also having programs in place that ensures that information doesn’t fall through the cracks.

  2. Carlo Calenda:

    I think (the TTIP deal) will fall through, and the agreement with Canada is at risk of doing the same. We have been negotiating it for too long.

  3. Milo Ventimiglia:

    The audience connects to the Pearsons, i think in that, we as a creative group, it's our duty to go deeper and give the audience more of an understanding... We've got to really let the trap door open and fall through.

  4. James Oberg:

    These research results are dedicated to the legions of unsung and often anonymous worldwide chroniclers of UFO reports and other anomalous observations which so often fall through the cracks of scientific attention.

  5. Liz San Millan:

    There was a loud noise ... I turn around and all of a sudden, my moms leg is through the ceiling, my dad said, Did you just fall through the ceiling? and [my mom] said, Youre not going to ask if Im OK? She was a little sassy about it, actually.


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    A doom
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