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bring

to institute proceedings, charges or to put evidence before a tribunal.
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SPOT OF BOTHER: John Obi Mikel brings down Gabby Agbonlahor - but Villa's penalty appeals were turned down and Didier Drogba (below) set Chelsea on course to the FA Cup final
An occasional very short sentence brings down your average nicely.
The US military suffers its bloodiest single attack as a militants' surface-to-air missile brings down a troop-carrying Chinook helicopter, killing 16 soldiers and wounding 21, near Falluja.