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We are also on the precipice of change once again, but the good kind, with the Covid-19 vaccine expected to be available to all adults in the US by spring’s end.
ONE YEAR LATERVOX STAFFMARCH 12, 2021VOX
The UK is on the precipice of the biggest vaccination campaign in its history.
The acquisition comes at a moment when BuzzFeed is on the precipice of breaking even, after years of cost-cutting.
Now, after decades, we’re at the precipice of a breakthrough thanks to two major advances.
Universities and the towns they’ve made flourish are on the precipice of a serious crisis.
Louis had no sooner reached the window, than he would have thrown himself from the flinty butments upon the top of the precipice.
His impetuosity called forth the expression, “He is a fanatic who will lead us to a precipice.”
Matt went down, with the motor-cycle on top of him, head and shoulders over the brink of the precipice.
MOTOR MATT'S "CENTURY" RUNSTANLEY R. MATTHEWS
In this way they may drive in a cut having the length of a hundred feet or more from the face of the precipice.
OUTLINES OF THE EARTH'S HISTORYNATHANIEL SOUTHGATE SHALER
When Queeker came to try it he felt uneasy—sitting as he did so high, and looking down such a precipice as it seemed to him.

WORDS RELATED TO PRECIPICE

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longanimitynoun | [long-guh-nim-i-tee, lawng- ]SEE DEFINITION
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