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 Falling Sickness.Fallow Land. 
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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Falling Stars
 
are said by Mahometans to be firebrands flung by good angels against evil spirits when they approach too near the gates of heaven.   1
 


 Falling Sickness.Fallow Land. 

 
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