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English definition of “precipitate”

precipitate

adjective     /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.Doing things without fear or proper thoughtHurrying and doing things quicklyBusy and active
(Definition of precipitate adjective from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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