precipitation


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Synonyms for precipitation

matter that settles on a bottom or collects on a surface by a natural process

Synonyms for precipitation

the quantity of water falling to earth at a specific place within a specified period of time

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the process of forming a chemical precipitate

the act of casting down or falling headlong from a height

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an unexpected acceleration or hastening

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The closure of exhausted mines increased about twice the amount of the water pumped out of operating Aidu opencast and Viru mine, whereas the proportion of precipitation in mine water grew markedly.
This parameter is positive a day before the precipitation occurs in all cases.
In the current study we consider precipitation data obtained from 40 meteorological, hydrological, and precipitation monitoring stations owned by the Estonian Meteorological and Hydrological Institute, the locations of which are shown in Fig.
2), of the evolution in the atmospheric precipitation amounts, show the same rising trend in Moldavia region as well.
Preparing the envelop curve of precipitation for Northern Iran.
As a result, two matrixes with three different calculation variants of the correlation between precipitation and Rekyva Lake water level each were developed.
Precipitation records were taken hourly from the automated gauges.
What this visualization shows so clearly is that all precipitation is interrelated all around the globe," said GPM Project Scientist Gail Skofronick-Jackson at NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center in Greenbelt, Maryland.
The GPM Core Observatory and a constellation of other supporting satellites take multiple observations of global precipitation each day, enabling observation of the status of precipitation in areas where few observations have been taken in the past, such as the oceans.
Illness rates for children drinking well water and treated municipal water were not affected by precipitation.
In most other places, precipitation comes less frequently but in larger amounts.
12 ( ANI ): A new study has shown that changes in global (ocean and land) precipitation may have been directly affected by human activities and cannot be explained by natural variability alone.
Autism prevalence in three Western states has been linked to precipitation there, so that the heavier the precipitation, the higher the prevalence of the disorder among genetically vulnerable children, a report in the Archives of Pediatric and Adolescent Medicine shows.
ABSTRACT--Recruitment of pronghorns (Antilocapra americana; fawns:100 females) through late summer was positively correlated with precipitation during the previous winter (October-April) on 10 areas in Arizona during 1983-2002.
The 20-km model also produces intense anomalies in the precipitation pattern over the eastern Pacific.