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precipitation

noun

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excited and often showy or disorderly speed
  • I fear that I may have acted with some precipitation on this matter, so I would like to reconsider

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The first known use of precipitation was in 1502

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“Precipitation.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/precipitation. Accessed 22 Feb. 2020.

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