saturated

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Verb[change]

Plain form
saturate

Third-person singular
saturates

Past tense
saturated

Past participle
saturated

Present participle
saturating

  1. The past tense and past participle of saturate.

Adjective[change]

Positive
saturated

Comparative
more saturated

Superlative
most saturated

  1. (not comparable) Something that is saturated is full; it cannot hold or contain any more.
  2. (comparable) Soaked or drenched with moisture.
  3. (not comparable); (chemistry) Containing all the solute that can normally be dissolved at a given temperature.
  4. (chemistry) Having all available valence bonds filled; especially of any organic compound containing only single bonds between carbon atoms.

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