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falloff

[ fawl-awf, -of ]
/ ˈfɔlˌɔf, -ˌɒf /
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noun

a decline in quantity, vigor, etc.

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Nearby words

falling star, falling tide, falling weather, falling-off, falling-out, falloff, fallopian, fallopian tube, fallopian tubes, fallopio, fallot's tetralogy

Origin of falloff

First recorded in 1595–1605; noun use of verb phrase fall off
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Examples from the Web for falloff

  • This eliminates most of the falloff in growth that R&R find from high debt levels.

    Austerity Guru Voodoo|Michael Tomasky|April 16, 2013|DAILY BEAST
  • The drop is entirely due to a falloff in employment among women.

    A Bleak Jobs Outlook|Dean Baker|August 6, 2010|DAILY BEAST