precipitant

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precipitant

 [pre-sip´ĭ-tant]
a substance that causes precipitation.

pre·cip·i·tant

(prē-sip'i-tănt),
Anything causing a precipitation from a solution.

pre·cip·i·tant

(prĕ-sip'i-tănt)
Anything causing a precipitation from a solution.