Sentence Examples


  • The condemnation precipitated an exodus to Rome.
  • The experiments of Tyndall upon precipitated clouds have been already referred to.
  • The issue was precipitated by the news of the revolution in Turkey.
  • In districts where the water is of a " hard nature," that is, contains bicarbonate of lime in solution, the interior of the boiler cylinders, tanks and pipes of a hot water system will become incrusted with a deposit of lime which is gradually precipitated as the water is heated to boiling point.
  • Berthollet in 1788 by acting with ammonia on precipitated silver oxide.