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EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from English precipitateFrench précipiterItalian precipitareSpanish precipitar. The reflexive sense “to hurry” derives from French, Spanish and English.

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precipitar (present precipitas, past precipitis, future precipitos, conditional precipitus, imperative precipitez)

  1. (transitive) to cause to fall, to drop
  2. (reflexive) to hurry

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PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin praecipitō (I cast down, throw headlong).

VerbEdit

precipitar (first-person singular present indicative precipito, past participle precipitado)

  1. to precipitate (all senses)

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SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin praecipitō (I cast down, throw headlong).

PronunciationEdit

  • (Castilian) IPA(key): /pɾeθipiˈtaɾ/, [pɾeθipiˈt̪aɾ]
  • (Latin America) IPA(key): /pɾesipiˈtaɾ/, [pɾesipiˈt̪aɾ]

VerbEdit

precipitar (first-person singular present precipito, first-person singular preterite precipité, past participle precipitado)

  1. to precipitate
  2. (reflexive) to rush in, rush into

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