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saturate

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transitive verb sat·u·rate \ˈsach-ə-ˌrāt\

Medical Definition of saturate

sat·u·rat·edsat·u·rat·ing

  1. 1:  to treat, furnish, or charge with something to the point where no more can be absorbed, dissolved, or retained <water saturated with salt> <a bandage saturated with blood>

  2. 2:  to cause to combine till there is no further tendency to combine




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saturate

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noun sat·u·rate \-rət\

Medical Definition of saturate

  1. :  a saturated chemical compound





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