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 precipitation precipitation

noun

  • overly eager speed (and possible carelessness)  ( hastiness, hurriedness, precipitation, hurry, haste )
    overly eager speed (and possible carelessness)
     he soon regretted his haste
    he soon regretted his haste
  • an unexpected acceleration or hastening  ( precipitation )
    an unexpected acceleration or hastening
     he is responsible for the precipitation of his own demise
    he is responsible for the precipitation of his own demise
  • the act of casting down or falling headlong from a height  ( precipitation )
    the act of casting down or falling headlong from a height
  • the falling to earth of any form of water (rain or snow or hail or sleet or mist)  ( downfall, precipitation )
    the falling to earth of any form of water (rain or snow or hail or sleet or mist)
  • the process of forming a chemical precipitate  ( precipitation )
    the process of forming a chemical precipitate
  • the quantity of water falling to earth at a specific place within a specified period of time  ( precipitation )
    the quantity of water falling to earth at a specific place within a specified period of time
     the storm brought several inches of precipitation
    the storm brought several inches of precipitation