Definitions for precipitateprɪˈsɪp ɪˌteɪt; -tɪt, -ˌteɪt
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a precipitated solid substance in suspension or after settling or filtering
hasty, overhasty, precipitate, precipitant, precipitous(verb)
done with very great haste and without due deliberation
"hasty marriage seldom proveth well"- Shakespeare; "hasty makeshifts take the place of planning"- Arthur Geddes; "rejected what was regarded as an overhasty plan for reconversion"; "wondered whether they had been rather precipitate in deposing the king"
bring about abruptly
"The crisis precipitated by Russia's revolution"
separate as a fine suspension of solid particles
precipitate, come down, fall(verb)
fall from clouds
"rain, snow and sleet were falling"; "Vesuvius precipitated its fiery, destructive rage on Herculaneum"
fall vertically, sharply, or headlong
"Our economy precipitated into complete ruin"
hurl or throw violently
"The bridge broke and precipitated the train into the river below"
overhasty; rash; as, the king was too precipitate in declaring war
lacking due deliberation or care; hurried; said or done before the time; as, a precipitate measure
falling, flowing, or rushing, with steep descent; headlong
ending quickly in death; brief and fatal; as, a precipitate case of disease
an insoluble substance separated from a solution in a concrete state by the action of some reagent added to the solution, or of some force, such as heat or cold. The precipitate may fall to the bottom (whence the name), may be diffused through the solution, or may float at or near the surface
to throw headlong; to cast down from a precipice or height
to urge or press on with eager haste or violence; to cause to happen, or come to a crisis, suddenly or too soon; as, precipitate a journey, or a conflict
to separate from a solution, or other medium, in the form of a precipitate; as, water precipitates camphor when in solution with alcohol
to dash or fall headlong
to hasten without preparation
to separate from a solution as a precipitate. See Precipitate, n
Precipitate is an EP by New York City-based Indie-rock band Interpol. It features two tracks not on albums "Precipitate" and "Song Seven". The featured version of "A Time To Be So Small" is different from the one re-recorded and released three years later on Antics and "PDA" differs from the one released on Turn on the Bright Lights and Fukd ID #3. The EP was limited to 500 copies. It was sold a year before Interpol's critically acclaimed album Turn on the Bright Lights was released.
Translations for precipitate
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- niederschlagen, stürzen, hinabwerfen, beschleunigen, herabstürzen, vorantreiben, ausfällenGerman
- κατακρημνίζω, ίζημαGreek
- precipitar, condensar, tirar abajo, arrojarSpanish
- nopeuttaa, syöstä, kiihdyttää, paiskata, saostuma, kohtisuora, hätiköity, äkkijyrkkä, sataa, saos, saostaa, hätäinen, tulos, syöksyvä, jouduttaa, kiirehtiä, saostuaFinnish
- precipita, accelera, condensa, a se depune, grăbiRomanian
- çökelek, çökelti, tortuTurkish
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