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Synonyms for fell

Synonyms for fell

to bring down, as with a saw or ax

showing or suggesting a disposition to be violently destructive without scruple or restraint

the skin of an animal

Synonyms for fell

the dressed skin of an animal (especially a large animal)

seam made by turning under or folding together and stitching the seamed materials to avoid rough edges


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the act of felling something (as a tree)

cause to fall by or as if by delivering a blow

sew a seam by folding the edges

(of persons or their actions) able or disposed to inflict pain or suffering

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The operating rate at utilities fell back to 92.2 percent in January after having been at the abnormally high level of 98.3 percent in December.
The output of durables fell 0.5 percent, not only because of the 2 percent drop in the production of transportation equipment but also because of widespread easing among durables industries.
After a drop of 0.7 percent in June, the output of construction supplies fell another 0.3 percent in July; as a result, the July index for this market group is more than 1.7 percent below its peak in March.
The overall output of intermediate products decreased 0.3 percent, as the production of construction supplies fell 0.6 percent and the output of business supplies slipped 0.1 percent.
The output at mines fell 0.7 percent, with the production cut in coal and other mining industries far exceeding a gain in the drilling of oil and gas wells.
Operating rates for primary-processing industries rose 0.2 percentage point, but those for advanced-processing industries fell 0.2 percentage point.
When analyzed by industry group, the data show that manufacturing production decreased 0.5 percent in November, and capacity utilization at factories fell 0.6 percentage point to 78.0 percent.
Longer-term rates, which had moved down markedly in the final months of 1990, were mixed over the first half; with bond market participants focusing on signs of an emerging recovery, Treasury bond yields rose a bit, while rates on bonds issued by businesses fell as risk premiums narrowed sharply.
Production of business equipment other than motor vehicles fell 0.3 percent in April, as another sharp drop in industrial equipment was only partially offset by a small gain in information processing equipment.
In industry groups, manufacturing output fell 0.5 percent in March, reducing the factory utilization rate to 77.4 percent, its lowest rate since August 1983.
Industrial Production and Capacity Utilization Industrial production fell 0.8 percent in February after declines of 1.1 percent and 0.5 percent respectively in December and January.
Industrial production fell 0.4 percent in January, following drops of 1.6 and 1.1 percent (revised) in November and December.
Industrial production fell 1.7 percent in November after a decline of 0.9 percent (revised) in October.
1 / 11 The umbrellas were out in force as heavy rain fell in Makkah.
According to the Advance Incident Reporting System, seven falls were related to toileting (all involved women) in early morning (n = 4; 3 of them fell near bedside), before midnight (n = 1), in the afternoon (n = 1), and in the evening (n = 1).