Definition of saturated
Examples of saturated in a Sentence
His shirt was saturated with sweat.
the area's already saturated freeways
Recent Examples of saturated from the Web
Per serving: 301 calories, 28g carbohydrate, 7.5g protein, 18.5g fat (3.5g saturated), 205mg sodium, 3g fiber.
The Pacers were one of the few teams with modest salary cap space to spend in a saturated point guard market.
Adding 30 minutes to bridge closure times is not going to fix a problem caused by too many cars on a saturated roadway.
But these large carbon sinks might be growing saturated.
Gulf Shores Gulf Shores is warning residents and visitors to be aware of potential flooding in low lying areas due to heavy rainfall and the saturated ground.
The highly competitive and saturated grocery industry has been consolidating but is still fractured.
Though high in saturated fat, it is mostly composed of lauric acid which raises HDL (good) cholesterol levels while lowering the ratio of bad (LDL) cholesterol.
The AHA recommends that people not consume more than 6 percent saturated fat as part of their total caloric intake each day.
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First Known Use of saturated
SATURATED Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of saturated for English Language Learners
: completely wet
: completely filled with something
Medical Definition of saturated
1: being a solution that is unable to absorb or dissolve any more of a solute at a given temperature and pressure
2: being an organic compound having no double or triple bonds between carbon atoms
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