• Definition for "acid precipitation"
    • Precipitation unusually high in sulfuric and nitric acid…
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acid precipitation definition

  • noun:
    • Precipitation unusually high in sulfuric and nitric acid content that is due to atmospheric toxins.
    • rainfall containing acids that form within the atmosphere when professional fuel emissions (especially sulfur dioxide and nitrogen oxides) combine with water
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