|1.||[ noun ] (meteorology) water falling in drops from vapor condensed in the atmosphere|
|Related terms:||precipitation drizzle downpour shower rainstorm monsoon raindrop|
|2.||[ verb ] (meteorology) precipitate as rain|
"If it rains much more, we can expect some flooding."
|Related terms:||precipitate sprinkle shower pour drizzle|
|3.||[ noun ] drops of fresh water that fall as precipitation from clouds|
|4.||[ noun ] Last name, frequency rank in the U.S. is 20012|
|5.||[ noun ] anything happening rapidly or in quick successive|
"a rain of bullets" "a pelting of insults"
|Related terms:||sequence pelt|