Meaning of SATURATED in English


impf & ·p.p. of saturate.

2. saturated ·adj filled to repletion; holding by absorption, or in solution, all that is possible; as, saturated garments; a saturated solution of salt.

3. saturated ·adj having its affinity satisfied; combined with all it can hold;

— said of certain atoms, radicals, or compounds; thus, methane is a saturated compound. contrasted with unsaturated.

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