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English definition of “fall”

fall

noun [C usually singular] (LOWER AMOUNT)    /fɔːl/ US  /fɑːl/
B1 the fact of the size, amount, or strength of something getting lower: a fall in the price of petrol/the unemployment rate We could hear the rise and fall of voices in the other room. There was a fall in support for the Republican party at the last election.Becoming and making smaller or lessBecoming and making less strong
(Definition of fall noun (LOWER AMOUNT) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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