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falls

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. fallsnoun

    the petals or sepals of a flower that bend downward (especially the outer perianth of an iris)

  2. waterfall, fallsnoun

    a steep descent of the water of a river

Wiktionary

  1. fallsnoun

    A waterfall.

Dictionary of Nautical Terms

  1. falls

    When a ship is not flush, this is the term given to those risings of some parts of her decks (which she may have) more than others.

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  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'falls' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #4310

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'falls' in Written Corpus Frequency: #4234

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of falls in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of falls in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of falls in a Sentence

  1. Anne Bink:

    We were much more prepared. We have four warehouses now strategically located throughout the island, which includes commodities, exponentially larger supplies than in the past, we're proactively there -- and well ahead of any storm hitting -- to make sure that we are coordinating. And all of the planning efforts we undertake during those blue skies days can be brought to bear when the rain falls.

  2. Martin Ruffo:

    Iguazu Falls always catches you by surprise, they're truly a magnificent display of nature.

  3. Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders:

    If somebody has a gun and it falls into the hands of a murderer and the murderer kills somebody with a gun, do you hold the gun manufacturer responsible? Not any more than you would hold a hammer company responsible if somebody beats somebody over the head with a hammer. That is not what a lawsuit should be about.

  4. Peter Micek:

    The burden falls squarely on Apple to justify blocking global updates to Telegram, a hugely popular messaging app.

  5. Edwin Hubbel Chapin:

    Through every rift of discovery some seeming anomaly drops out of the darkness, and falls, as a golden link, into the great chain of order.

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