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synonyms for precipitating

  • downward
  • cascading
  • declining
  • depressed
  • descending
  • downgrade
  • downhill
  • dropping
  • falling
  • inferior
  • sagging
  • sinking
  • sliding
  • slipping
  • slumping
  • bottomward
  • earthward
  • gravitating
  • groundward
  • nether
  • subjacent
  • to the bottom
  • under
  • underneath

antonyms for precipitating

MOST RELEVANT
  • above
  • cheerful
  • cheery
  • happy
  • heartened
  • higher
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How to use precipitating in a sentence

The precipitating causes are those which are closely related in time or circumstance to the actual misbehaviour.
REPORT OF THE SPECIAL COMMITTEE ON MORAL DELINQUENCY IN CHILDREN AND ADOLESCENTSOSWALD CHETTLE MAZENGARB ET AL.
As they gained the bridge their pursuers were at hand, precipitating them over it into the Sutlej.
THE HISTORY OF ENGLAND IN THREE VOLUMES, VOL.III.E. FARR AND E. H. NOLAN
This was confirmed by dissolving the lead chloride in hot water and precipitating as lead sulphide.
SOME CONSTITUENTS OF THE POISON IVY PLANT: (RHUS TOXICODENDRON)WILLIAM ANDERSON SYME
Obviously, a specific interference of ammonium salts with the precipitating power of ammonium hydroxide is involved.
THE ELEMENTS OF QUALITATIVE CHEMICAL ANALYSIS, VOL. 1, PARTS 1 AND 2.JULIUS STIEGLITZ
Knocking the sketch to one side and precipitating three books and a mass of papers to the floor, Red stood up.
RED PEPPER BURNSGRACE S. RICHMOND
A small portion of contempt lodged in her mind to shadow husbands precipitating women on their armoury for a taste of vengeance.
LORD ORMONT AND HIS AMINTA, COMPLETEGEORGE MEREDITH
Sulfates may be detected by adding barium chlorid to the aqueous solution of the honey and precipitating barium sulfate.
DETECTION OF THE COMMON FOOD ADULTERANTSEDWIN M. BRUCE
Our leaders have been accused of precipitating the war for their own personal ambition.
HISTORIC PAPERS ON THE CAUSES OF THE CIVIL WARMRS. EUGENIA DUNLAP POTTS
They are produced by precipitating water-soluble dyes upon a suitable substratum or base.
THE BUILDING OF A BOOKVARIOUS
What was done to turn aside Berne from the Reformation, was the very cause of precipitating it into the new way.
HISTORY OF THE GREAT REFORMATION, VOLUME IVJ. H. MERLE D'AUBIGN
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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capacitor

WORDS RELATED TO PRECIPITATING

  • bottomward
  • cascading
  • declining
  • depressed
  • descending
  • downgrade
  • downhill
  • downward
  • dropping
  • earthward
  • falling
  • gravitating
  • groundward
  • inferior
  • nether
  • precipitating
  • sagging
  • sinking
  • sliding
  • slipping
  • slumping
  • subjacent
  • to the bottom
  • under
  • underneath
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.