supersaturate

verb
su·​per·​sat·​u·​rate | \ ˌsü-pər-ˈsa-chə-ˌrāt How to pronounce supersaturate (audio) \
supersaturated; supersaturating; supersaturates

Definition of supersaturate

transitive verb

: to add to (a solution) beyond saturation

First Known Use of supersaturate

1747, in the meaning defined above

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“Supersaturate.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/supersaturate. Accessed 2 Jul. 2020.

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supersaturate

transitive verb
su·​per·​sat·​u·​rate | \ ˌsü-pər-ˈsach-ə-ˌrāt How to pronounce supersaturate (audio) \
supersaturated; supersaturating

Medical Definition of supersaturate

: to add to beyond saturation

Other Words from supersaturate

supersaturation \ -​ˌsach-​ə-​ˈrā-​shən How to pronounce supersaturation (audio) \ noun

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