supersaturated

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su·per·sat·u·rat·ed

adjective \-ˌrā-təd\

Definition of SUPERSATURATED

:  containing an amount of a substance greater than that required for saturation as a result of having been cooled from a higher temperature to a temperature below that at which saturation occurs <a supersaturated solution> <air supersaturated with water vapor>

First Known Use of SUPERSATURATED

1794

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