AskDefine | Define infall

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  1. The area where water, storm runoff, etc., enters a stormdrain.
  2. In the context of "astronomy|uncountable": Movement towards a massive astronomical body under the influence of gravity; especially the process whereby gas falls towards a neutron star or black hole at high speed, forming a plasma

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