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noun [C] (SOUND OF FEET)    /ˈfʊt.fɔːl/ US  /-fɑːl/ literary
the sound of a person's foot hitting the ground as they walk : I heard echoing footfalls in the corridor .Noises made by the body
(Definition of footfall noun (SOUND OF FEET) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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