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desaturate

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verb de·sat·u·rate \(ˈ)dē-ˈsach-ə-ˌrāt\

Medical Definition of desaturate

desaturated

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desaturating

  1. transitive verb

  2. :  to cause to become unsaturated desaturate carbon chains

  3. intransitive verb

  4. :  to become unsaturated

desaturation

\(ˌ)dē-ˌsach-ə-ˈrā-shən\play noun

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