fall open

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Verb1.fall open - open involuntarilyfall open - open involuntarily; "His mouth dropped open"; "Her jaw dropped"
drop down, sink, drop - fall or descend to a lower place or level; "He sank to his knees"
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This year, 50,000feet tapped the Chicago Design Museum, of which it is a founding partner, to guest-curate the agency's 2015 Fall Open House.
The expansion means customers who choose a Cigna-HealthSpring plan for 2016 during fall open enrollment period can do so knowing that services from UPHS physicians will be covered at the in-network benefit level when their plan takes effect in January.
We know that that the (Affordable Care Act's) impacts will vary by state and encourage other states to examine their own shifts in health insurance coverage to see who's gaining coverage and what lessons they can take away for the fall open enrollment period," said Julie Sonier, MPA, deputy director of the State Health Access Data Assistance Center at the University of Minnesota.
I feel angry because for the past 15 years my uncle and his wife have come to stay twice a year and he's always trying to touch me or let his dressing gown fall open, so I end up locking myself in my bedroom.
HOUSTON - Oregon's Lana Buttner, Patricia Skowronski, Sofia Hager and Julia Metzger each lost in consolation singles action Sunday in women's tennis at the University of Houston's Cougar Fall Open on Sunday.
When the timer runs out, the trapdoors under the incorrect answers fall open, and the hopefuls regularly see their fortune slip away in dramatic fashion.
com)-- As the beautiful colors of fall paint the rolling farmlands of New Hanover (Cookstown) in Burlington County, Bunting Bridge II is hosting a special Fall Open House on Sunday, October 16, 2011 from 1 p.
If you let the hatch fall open, the hit can be violent enough to crack or break the hinge springs on the hatch.
MOMENT OF TRUTH: Dan Weatherill and Ian Fall open their A-level results at Prior Pursglove College
I sit with my back against a wall and let my knees fall open to the side.
We hold the Bible with its spine on the table, let it fall open, and point out a verse with our finger and expect an answer to our question.
He has several white ones that fall open casually to reveal a lithe, tanned torso, and several others that fall open casually to reveal a vest (clearly his mum rang him several times throughout the photo-shoot), and several that appear to have fallen off altogether to reveal, yes, you've guessed it, a vest.