precipitation

precipitation(
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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
noun
1. (weather)
a. la precipitación
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(F)
With temperatures hovering around 32 degrees, we can expect to see some mixed precipitation.Con las temperaturas rondando los 32 grados, se espera ver algo de precipitación mezclada.
b. las precipitaciones
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(F)
Due to the extremely low precipitation, the water supply has been greatly reduced.Debido a las precipitaciones extremadamente bajas, las reservas de agua se han reducido considerablemente.
2. (rush)
a. la precipitación
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(F)
The corporal's reckless precipitation nearly compromised the operation.La precipitación imprudente del cabo casi comprometió la operación.
3. (chemistry)
a. la precipitación
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(F)
A solution of silver nitrate and potassium chloride results in the precipitation of the insoluble silver chloride.Una solución de nitrato de plata y cloruro de potasio resulta en la precipitación del cloruro de plata.
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precipitation
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
Noun
1. (meteorology)
a. la precipitaciones
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(F)
annual precipitationpluviosidad anual
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precipitation [prɪˌsɪpɪˈteɪʃən]
noun
(all senses) precipitación (f)
the average annual precipitation (Metal) la media anual de precipitaciones
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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