Precipitation (alternate #3)
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Resembling a combination of the signs for Libra and Mercury, this alchemical symbol represents precipitation.
Most people associate the word "precipitation" with meteorological phenomena such as rain, snow and hail. While that is certainly a correct usage of the word, in alchemy, precipitation is a process that involves the conversion of matter from a gaseous form into a liquid form.
Asymmetric, Closed shape, Monochrome, Contains both straight and curved lines, Has crossing lines.
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