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unsaturated

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adjective un·sat·u·rat·ed \-ˈsa-chə-ˌrā-təd\

Definition of unsaturated

  1. :  not saturated: as a :  capable of absorbing or dissolving more of something <an unsaturated solution> b :  able to form products by chemical addition; especially :  containing double or triple bonds between carbon atoms <unsaturated fats>



1758

First Known Use of unsaturated

1758


Medical Dictionary

unsaturated

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

Medical Definition of unsaturated

  1. :  not saturated: asa:  capable of absorbing or dissolving more of something <an unsaturated solution>b:  able to form products by chemical addition; especially :  containing double or triple bonds between carbon atoms <unsaturated fats>




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