Definition of reprecipitate in English:

reprecipitate

verb

Chemistry
  • 1with object To precipitate again (a substance which has previously been dissolved).

  • 2no object To precipitate or be precipitated again.

Origin

Late 18th century; earliest use found in William Marshall (bap. 1745, d. 1818), agricultural writer and land agent. From re- + precipitate.

Pronunciation

reprecipitate

/riːprɪˈsɪpɪteɪt/