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saturated

adjective

Simple Definition of saturated

  • : completely wet

  • : completely filled with something

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of saturated

  1. 1 :  full of moisture :  made thoroughly wet

  2. 2a :  being a solution that is unable to absorb or dissolve any more of a solute at a given temperature and pressureb :  being an organic compound having no double or triple bonds between carbon atoms <saturated fats>

  3. 3 of a color :  having high saturation :  pure

Examples of saturated in a sentence

  1. His shirt was saturated with sweat.

  2. the area's already saturated freeways



1741

First Known Use of saturated

1741

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saturated

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adjective sat·u·rat·ed \ˈsach-ə-ˌrāt-əd\

Medical Definition of saturated

  1. 1:  being a solution that is unable to absorb or dissolve any more of a solute at a given temperature and pressure

  2. 2:  being an organic compound having no double or triple bonds between carbon atoms





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