adjective Date: 1670 capable of being precipitated

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  • précipitable — ● précipitable adjectif Qui peut donner lieu à un précipité chimique. précipitable [pʀesipitabl] adj. ÉTYM. 1875, Larousse; de précipiter (II.). ❖ ♦ Chim. Qui …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Precipitable — Pre*cip i*ta*ble, a. Capable of being precipitated, or cast to the bottom, as a substance in solution. See {Precipitate}, n. (Chem.) [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • precipitable — /pri sip i teuh beuhl/, adj. Chem. capable of being precipitated. [1660 70; PRECIPIT(ATE) + ABLE] * * * …   Universalium

  • precipitable — adjective Able to form a precipitate …   Wiktionary

  • precipitable — Capable of being precipitated. * * * pre·cip·i·ta·ble pri sip ət ə bəl adj capable of being precipitated pre·cip·i·ta·bil·i·ty .sip ət ə bil ət ē n, pl ties * * * pre·cip·i·ta·ble (pre sipґĭ tə bəl) capable of being precipitated …   Medical dictionary

  • precipitable — ► adjetivo QUÍMICA Que puede ser precipitado o precipitarse …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • precipitable — pre·cip·i·ta·ble || prɪ sɪpɪtÉ™bl adj. can be separated from a solution (Chemistry) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • precipitable — pre·cip·i·ta·ble …   English syllables

  • precipitable —  ̷ ̷ˈ ̷ ̷pəd.əbəl adjective Etymology: precipitate (I) + able : capable of being precipitated …   Useful english dictionary

  • Precipitable water — (measured in millimeters or inches) is the amount of water in a column of the atmosphere. The precipitable water value is the depth that would be achieved if all the water in that column were precipitated as rain. Measurement There are different… …   Wikipedia

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