saturable

adjective

sat·​u·​ra·​ble ˈsach-rə-bəl How to pronounce saturable (audio)
ˈsa-chə-
: capable of being saturated

Word History

First Known Use

1570, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of saturable was in 1570

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Cite this Entry

“Saturable.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/saturable. Accessed 16 Jun. 2024.

Medical Definition

saturable

adjective
sat·​u·​ra·​ble ˈsach-(ə-)rə-bəl How to pronounce saturable (audio)
: capable of being saturated
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