FALL

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(Old Testament) Cain and Abel were the first children of Adam and Eve born after the Fall of Man; Abel was killed by Cain Abel
retardation sufficient to fall outside the normal range of intelligence abnormality , mental defectiveness
South African shrub having a swollen succulent stem and bearing showy pink and white flowers after the leaves fall; popular as an ornamental in tropics Adenium multiflorum , Adenium obesum , desert rose , impala lily , kudu lily , mock azalia
North American moth with grey-winged males and wingless females; larvae are fall cankerworms Alsophila pometaria
people who lived in times long past (especially during the historical period before the fall of the Roman Empire in western Europe) ancients
honey-colored edible mushroom commonly associated with the roots of trees in late summer and fall; do not eat raw Armillariella mellea , honey fungus , honey mushroom
fall-blooming European herb with a yellow flower; naturalized in the United States arnica bud , fall dandelion , Leontodon autumnalis
English historian who studied the rise and fall of civilizations looking for cyclical patterns (1889-1975) Arnold Joseph Toynbee , Arnold Toynbee , Toynbee
any of various chiefly fall-blooming herbs of the genus Aster with showy daisylike flowers aster
season from the fall equinox to the winter solstice autumn
season when the leaves fall from the trees autumn , fall
investor with a pessimistic market outlook; an investor who expects prices to fall and so sells now in order to buy later at a lower price bear
tufted evergreen perennial herb having spikes of tiny white flowers and glossy green round to heart-shaped leaves that become coppery to maroon or purplish in fall beetleweed , coltsfoot , galax , Galax urceolata , galaxy , wandflower
fall off bite the dust , come a cropper , measure one's length
columnar tree of eastern North America having horizontal limbs and small leaves that emerge late in spring and have brilliant color in early fall black gum , Nyssa sylvatica , pepperidge , sour gum
very strong lager traditionally brewed in the fall and aged through the winter for consumption in the spring bock , bock beer
first book of the Old Testament: tells of creation; Adam and Eve; the Fall of Man; Cain and Abel; Noah and the flood; God's covenant with Abraham; Abraham and Isaac; Jacob and Esau; Joseph and his brothers Book of Genesis , Genesis
Old Testament book telling Nahum's prophecy of the fall of Nineveh Book of Nahum , Nahum
fall in voice pitch cadence , falling intonation
voice's pitch, rise and fall of cadence , inflection , intonation , modulation
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