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mitfallen

Meanings

1.
to fall alongside
(Technically, you could use it for actual falling, but in practice, you'll only see it in context of prices or other metrics falling alongside another one. )

Word Family

Root: *pol-

The core idea of this root was:

falling

It doesn’t have any other relatives besides to fall and fallen (and “to fell” and “fällen”) in German and English and it is notably absent from the Latin branch of the Indo-European family. There, the word for falling was *kadere, which is the origin of words like cadence, incident or case.

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