a large, flat collar, usually trimmed with lace, worn by men in the 17th century.
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- falling action,
- falling diphthong,
- falling door,
- falling down drunk,
- falling of womb,
- falling rhythm
Origin of falling band
First recorded in 1590–1600
Also called fall.
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a man's large flat collar, often lace-trimmed, worn during the 17th century
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