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English definition of “fall out”

fall out

(SOLDIERS) phrasal verb with fall     /fɔːl/ US  /fɑːl/ verb (fell, fallen)
If soldiers fall out, they move out of a line: "Fall out, men!" shouted the sergeant-major. → Compare fall inMilitary training and ceremonies
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