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  Words related to precipitation

Related / Similar Words: haste, hastiness, hurry, hurriedness, downfall

 

Definition:
  • overly eager speed (and possible carelessness); "he soon regretted his haste";
  • an unexpected acceleration or hastening; "he is responsible for the precipitation of his own demise";
  • 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);
  • the process of forming a chemical precipitate;
  • the quantity of water falling to earth at a specific place within a specified period of time; "the storm brought several inches of precipitation";

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    Hyponyms: abruptness, precipitateness, precipitance, precipitancy, suddenness, fine spray, hail, rain, rainfall, sleet, snow, snowfall, virga

     

    Derivational Morphology: rush, hasten, hurry, look sharp, festinate, precipitate, come down, fall

     

    Anagrams: reciprocation, contraception, concert piano, pair creation

     

     
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