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Pronunciation of Precipitate: Learn how to pronounce Precipitate in English correctly

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Oxford dictionary definition of the word precipitate:

Pronunciation: /prɪˈsɪpɪteɪt/
[with object]
1cause (an event or situation, typically one that is undesirable) to happen suddenly, unexpectedly, or prematurely:
the incident precipitated a political crisis
[with object and adverbial of direction] cause to move suddenly and with force:
suddenly the ladder broke, precipitating them down into a heap
(precipitate someone/thing into) send someone or something suddenly into a particular state or condition:
they were precipitated into a conflict for which they were quite unprepared
2 Chemistry cause (a substance) to be deposited in solid form from a solution:
cell proteins were then precipitated and washed in 10% trichloroacetic acid
cause (drops of moisture or particles of dust) to be deposited from the atmosphere or from a vapour or suspension:
excess moisture is precipitated as rain, fog, mist, or dew
Pronunciation: /prɪˈsɪpɪtət/
done, made, or acting suddenly or without careful consideration:
I must apologize for my staff—their actions were precipitate
occurring suddenly or abruptly:
a precipitate decline in Labour fortunes