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precipitated

verb
past tense of precipitate

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to fall as water in a continuous stream of drops from the clouds
  • the air mass was dry, as much of the moisture had precipitated out on the other side of the mountains

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“Precipitated.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/precipitated. Accessed 2 Dec. 2020.

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