infall definition

  • noun:
    • The act or procedure of dropping in.
    • An incursion; an inroad.
    • the region where liquid, storm runoff, etc., comes into a storm strain.
    • motion towards a huge astronomical human body under the influence of gravity; particularly the procedure wherein gasoline drops towards a neutron celebrity or black-hole at high speed, forming a plasma
    • An incursion; an inroad.
    • A junction; a falling or operating together, by channels; the joining of just one road with another.
    • The inlet or spot in which water comes into a reservoir or basin: generally restricted to cases where water in entering pours or falls in.

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