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  • THE YEWS: (Their silverfoil of leaves precipitating, their skinny arms aging and swaying) Deciduously!  (not reviewed by editor)

  • What celestial sign was by both simultaneously observed? A star precipitated with great apparent velocity across the firmament from Vega in the Lyre above the zenith beyond the stargroup of the Tress of Berenice towards the zodiacal sign of Leo.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • To those who create themselves wits at the cost of feminine delicacy (a habit of mind which he never did hold with) to them he would concede neither to bear the name nor to herit the tradition of a proper breeding: while for such that, having lost all forbearance, can lose no more, there remained the sharp antidote of experience to cause their insolency to beat a precipitate and inglorious retreat.  (not reviewed by editor)

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verb, as in: action will precipitate
adj as in: a precipitate decision
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