unsaturate

noun
un·​sat·​u·​rate | \ ˌən-ˈsa-chə-rət How to pronounce unsaturate (audio) , -ˈsach-rət \

Definition of unsaturate

: an unsaturated chemical compound

First Known Use of unsaturate

1934, in the meaning defined above

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“Unsaturate.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/unsaturate. Accessed 16 December 2019.

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unsaturate

noun
un·​sat·​u·​rate | \ -ˈsach-ə-rət How to pronounce unsaturate (audio) \

Medical Definition of unsaturate

: an unsaturated chemical compound (as an alkene)

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