desaturate

verb
de·​sat·​u·​rate | \ (ˈ)dē-ˈsach-ə-ˌrāt How to pronounce desaturate (audio) \
desaturated; desaturating

Medical Definition of desaturate

transitive verb

: to cause to become unsaturated desaturate carbon chains

intransitive verb

: to become unsaturated

Other Words from desaturate

desaturation \ (ˌ)dē-​ˌsach-​ə-​ˈrā-​shən How to pronounce desaturate (audio) \ noun

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“Desaturate.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/desaturate. Accessed 7 Oct. 2022.

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