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precipitates

noun
plural of precipitate

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(Entry 1 of 2)

a condition or occurrence traceable to a cause
  • the exodus from the cities was an unexpected precipitate of the automobile, which effectively shrank distances

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precipitates

verb
present tense third-person singular of precipitate

Synonyms & Antonyms of precipitates (Entry 2 of 2)

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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“Precipitates.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/precipitates. Accessed 21 Sep. 2021.

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