[pri-sip-i-tuh-buh l]

adjective Chemistry.

capable of being precipitated.

Nearby words

  1. precious opal,
  2. precious stone,
  3. preciously,
  4. precipe,
  5. precipice,
  6. precipitable water,
  7. precipitancy,
  8. precipitant,
  9. precipitate,
  10. precipitate labor

Origin of precipitable

First recorded in 1660–70; precipit(ate) + -able Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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Medicine definitions for precipitable




Capable of being precipitated.

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