Translation of "precipitation" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

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precipitationnoun [ U ]

uk /prɪˌsɪp.ɪˈteɪ.ʃən/ us /priːˌsɪp.əˈteɪ.ʃən/

precipitation noun [ U ] (RAIN)

specialized environment water that falls from the clouds towards the ground, especially as rain or snow

Hail and sleet are types of precipitation. 冰雹和凍雨都是降水形式。
The forecast is for dry, cloudy weather with no precipitation expected. 天氣預報是乾燥多雲,沒有降水。

precipitation noun [ U ] (QUICK ACTION)

formal a way of behaving too quickly and without thinking

The prime minister has been accused of acting with precipitation over the crisis. 總理被指責在處理危機問題上貿然行動。

precipitation noun [ U ] (IN CHEMISTRY)

specialized chemistry a chemical process in which a solid substance is produced from a liquid

The compound is finally obtained by precipitation. 化合物最終是透過沉澱反應獲得的。

(Translation of “precipitation” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)