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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
Fall Upon (To).
To attack, as “to fall upon the rear,” a Latin phrase, “ultimis incidre;” to throw oneself on, as, “he fell on his sword,” “manu sua cadre;” to happen on, as, “On what day will the games fall?”   1

 Fall Under (To).Fall in With (To). 

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