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Meaning & Definition of Precipitation in English

English

Precipitation

/prɪsɪpɪteʃən/

noun

1. The quantity of water falling to earth at a specific place within a specified period of time

  • "The storm brought several inches of precipitation"
    synonym:
  • precipitation

2. The process of forming a chemical precipitate

    synonym:
  • precipitation

3. The falling to earth of any form of water (rain or snow or hail or sleet or mist)

    synonym:
  • precipitation
  • ,
  • downfall

4. The act of casting down or falling headlong from a height

    synonym:
  • precipitation

5. An unexpected acceleration or hastening

  • "He is responsible for the precipitation of his own demise"
    synonym:
  • precipitation

6. Overly eager speed (and possible carelessness)

  • "He soon regretted his haste"
    synonym:
  • haste
  • ,
  • hastiness
  • ,
  • hurry
  • ,
  • hurriedness
  • ,
  • precipitation