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acid precipitation

acid precipitation

noun

Definition of ACID PRECIPITATION

:  precipitation (as rain or snow) having increased acidity caused by environmental factors (as atmospheric pollutants)

First Known Use of ACID PRECIPITATION

1955

acid precipitation

noun    (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of ACID PRECIPITATION

:  precipitation (as rain or snow) having increased acidity caused by environmental factors (as atmospheric pollutants)

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