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precipitate

Chem a precipitated solid in its suspended form or after settling or filtering
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precipitate

[prə′sip·ə‚tāt]
(chemistry)
A substance separating, in solid particles, from a liquid as the result of a chemical or physical change;
To form a precipitate.
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