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Synonyms for fallout

Synonyms for fallout

the radioactive particles that settle to the ground after a nuclear explosion

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any adverse and unwanted secondary effect

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ABSORBING ROLE-PLAY - Fallout 3 is set in a post-apocalyptic world
Past analysis did not correctly reflect fallout into the sea, according to Aoyama.
He reports, for example, the Stanford researcher who countered the argument that fallout shelters were too expensive by suggesting that low-income families could create instant shelters by buying clunker cars from junkyards and burying them in their backyards--an idea, Rose observes, guaranteed to horrify any parents who had taken long car trips with their kids.
According to California State University's Kenneth Rose, the actual story of the fallout shelter turns out to be a little more complicated than the histories of Chevrolet tail-fins and martini-glass design.
On the wholesale side, where Directors usually sees borrowers lock-in for between 10 and 30 days, February registered the heavy fallout that resulted from the rate drops at the start of the year.
Seventy-eight percent of respondents rated their IT complexity as a "4" or "5" on the five point intensity scale and, 92% also said that this complexity had led to occasional or frequent order fallout with 5% unable to track order fallout, representing a clear impact on the bottom line.
It also shows people love Fallout as much as we do.
Speaking during a panel presentation attended by GameSpot, Hines said it's not the graphics that set Fallout apart from other role-playing games, but rather its deep level of interactivity.
Fallout 4's work was reportedly started by Bethesda as soon as it rolled out Fallout 3 and The Elder Scrolls 5: Skyrim, but due to the patched and DLCs that were to be developed, Fallout 4 took a beating, but they had promised that the company would be revisiting the Fallout series.
WE have a sneak peek of the follow-up to the awesome Fallout 3.
Fallout 3 for me was probably a lot closer to being a true pioneer in that sense.
Summary: Ashok Singhal, President of Viswa Hindu Parishad or VHP, a Hindu radical group which is a sister wing of main opposition, Bharatiya Janata Party on Monday accused Naveen Patnaik, Chief Minister of Orissa of being anti-Hindu after his fallout with BJP in the state.
BETHESDA'S sprawling epic Fallout 3 arrived late last year to great critical acclaim.
If you like gore, this game has guts by the bucketload, and with around 60 hours of gameplay, Fallout 3 joins the list of top-drawer first-person shooters released this year.
They perform at Centenary Square, Birmingham, next Friday for Children in Need, and they are donating all the profits from their new single, Fallout, which is now available for download.