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precipitation

(Encyclopedia) precipitation, in chemistry, a process in which a solid is separated from a suspension, sol, or solution. In a suspension such as sand in water the solid spontaneously precipitates (settles out...

precipitation

(Encyclopedia) precipitation, in meteorology, condensed moisture that falls to the surface of the earth in the form of rain , sleet , snow , hail , frost , or dew . ...

The Devil's Dictionary: Precipitate

by Ambrose Bierce PRECEDENTPREDESTINATIONPRECIPITATE -adj. Anteprandial. Precipitate in all, this sinner Took action first, and then his dinner. - Judibras …

Precipitates - Lead Nitrate

In this part of the precipitation lab, you will test four different solutions to see how they react with a solution of Pb(NO3)2. After you have added the Pb(NO3)2 to each solution, yo…

Precipitates - Calcium Chloride

In this part of the precipitation lab, you will test four different solutions to see how they react with a solution of CaCl2. After you have added the CaCl to each solution, you w…

Precipitates - Silver Nitrate

In this part of the precipitation lab, you will test four different solutions to see how they react with a solution of AgNO3 After you have added the AgNO3 to each solution, you will …

Weather: Types of Precipitation

Types of PrecipitationWeatherBring on the RainDroplet to Drop … How Rain HappensTypes of PrecipitationFooling the CloudsSo Why Does It Rain? Precipitation can take on many dif…

Lowest Average Annual Precipitation Extremes

ContinentPlace Lowest avg. (in.) Elevation (ft)Years of recordWorld (South America)Arica, Chile0.039559AfricaWadi Halfa, Sudan<0.1041039AntarcticaAmundsen-Scott South Pole …

cyanide process

(Encyclopedia) cyanide process or cyanidation, method for extracting gold from its ore. The ore is first finely ground and may be concentrated by flotation; if it contains certain impurities, it...