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Significado de “precipitate” - Diccionario Inglés

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precipitateverb

uk   us   /prɪˈsɪp.ɪ.teɪt/

precipitate verb (MAKE HAPPEN)

[T] formal to make something ​happensuddenly or ​sooner than ​expected: An ​invasion would ​certainly precipitate a ​politicalcrisis. Fear of ​losing her ​job precipitated (= ​suddenlyforced) her intoaction.

precipitate verb (THROW)

[T usually + adv/prep] formal to ​throw someone or something from a ​height with ​greatforce

precipitate verb (CHEMISTRY)

[I or T] specialized chemistry If a ​liquid precipitates, ​substances in it ​becomesolid and ​separate from the ​liquid: Cooling the ​beakerhelps precipitate the ​compound. If any ​organicsalt is ​formed, it will precipitate (out)immediately.

precipitatenoun [C or U]

uk   /prɪˈsɪp.ɪ.tət/  us   /priːˈsɪp.ə.t̬ɪt/ specialized
a ​solidsubstance that is ​produced from a ​liquid during a ​chemicalprocess: After ​filtration, the precipitate was ​dried at 90°C.

precipitateadjective

uk   /prɪˈsɪp.ɪ.tət/  us   /priːˈsɪp.ə.t̬ɪt/ (also precipitous) formal
If an ​action is precipitate, it is done ​sooner or ​faster than ​expected and without enough ​thought or ​preparation: Don't be precipitate - ​think it through before you make a ​decision.
(Definition of precipitate from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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precipitateverb [T]

 us   /prɪˈsɪp·ɪˌteɪt/ fml

precipitate verb [T] (MAKE HAPPEN)

to make something ​happensuddenly or ​sooner than ​expected: An ​invasion would ​certainly precipitate a ​war.
precipitate
adjective  us   /prɪˈsɪp·ə·t̬ɪt/
fml We were ​alarmed by his precipitate ​actions.

precipitateverb [I/T]

 /priˈsɪp·ɪˌteɪt/

precipitate verb [I/T] (SEPARATE)

chemistry to ​separate, or ​cause a ​substance to ​separate from a ​liquid as a ​solid

precipitatenoun [C]

 /priˈsɪp·ə·t̬ɪt, -əˌteɪt/

precipitate noun [C] (SEPARATE)

chemistry a ​substance that separates from a ​liquid as a ​solid
(Definition of precipitate from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Traducciones de “precipitate”
en español precipitado…
in Vietnamese chất kết tủa…
in Malaysian mendak…
in Thai ตะกอน…
en francés précipité…
en alemán der Niederschlag…
en chino (simplificado) 使发生, 促成, 使突如其来地发生…
en turco oldurmak, yol açmak, hızlandırmak…
en ruso вызывать что-либо…
in Indonesian endapan…
en chino (tradicionál) 使發生, 促成, 使突如其來地發生…
en polaco powodować, wywoływać…
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