precipitating 1 of 2

as in rainy
marked by or abounding with rain thick, precipitating clouds that just stayed in our region for days

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2 of 2


present participle of precipitate
as in raining
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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“Precipitating.” Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 16 Jul. 2024.

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