Definition of Precipitation. Meaning of Precipitation. Synonyms of Precipitation

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Definition of Precipitation

Precipitation
Precipitation Pre*cip`i*ta"tion, n. (Meteor.) A deposit on the earth of hail, mist, rain, sleet, or snow; also, the quantity of water deposited. Note: Deposits of dew, fog, and frost are not regarded by the United States Weather Bureau as precipitation. Sleet and snow are melted, and the record of precipitation shows the depth of the horizontal layers of water in hundredths of an inch or in millimeters.

Meaning of Precipitation from wikipedia

- In meteorology, precipitation is any product of the condensation of atmospheric water vapor that falls under gravitational pull from clouds. The main...
- In an aqueous solution, precipitation is the process of transforming a dissolved substance into an insoluble solid from a super-saturated solution. The...
- Precipitation hardening, also called age hardening or particle hardening, is a heat treatment technique used to increase the yield strength of malleable...
- Look up precipitation or précipitation in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. Precipitation is any meteorological phenomenon featuring water falling from...
- Protein precipitation is widely used in downstream processing of biological products in order to concentrate proteins and purify them from various contaminants...
- meteorology, the different types of precipitation often include the character, formation, or phase of the precipitation which is falling to ground level...
- the probability of exceedance that more than 0.01 inches (0.25 mm) of precipitation will fall in a single spot, averaged over the forecast area. The PoP...
- Electron precipitation (also called energetic electron precipitation or EEP) is an atmospheric phenomenon that occurs when previously trapped electrons...
- Ethanol precipitation is a method used to purify and/or concentrate RNA, DNA, and polysaccharides such as pectin and xyloglucan from aqueous solutions...
- formed polymer beyond a critical molecular weight. In polymer science, precipitation polymerization is a heterogeneous polymerization process that begins...