- (of a solution) containing the maximum amount of solute capable of being dissolved under given conditions.
- (of an organic compound) containing no double or triple bonds; having each single bond attached to an atom or group.
- (of an inorganic compound) having no free valence electrons.
OTHER WORDS FROM saturatednon·sat·u·rat·ed, adjectivesub·sat·u·rat·ed, adjective
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How to use saturated in a sentence
A 2016 review found that plant-based diets were linked to a lower risk of heart disease and diabetes, because they’re generally low in saturated fat, high in fiber, and nutrient dense.
Their total and saturated fat content is similar to ground beef that’s 80 percent lean, 20 percent fat.
It’ll help you gain more traffic from Youtube views, which seems way less saturated than Google’s traditional search engine currently.
We first went over how the SEO competitive landscape in almost all niches were virtually not existent but now, it is all super saturated and competitive, even in really small niches.Video: Joe Beccalori on the importance of blending SEO with other digital marketing|Barry Schwartz|December 28, 2020|Search Engine Land
It certainly seemed like the super-saturated group was different.Rock Candy Science 2: No such thing as too much sugar|Bethany Brookshire|April 30, 2020|Science News For Students
All these talented chefs are graduating from these old-guard kitchens and branching out and the market is saturated.
And the video takes its place alongside other gore-saturated shows and movies.Sex, Blood and Maroon 5: Pop Culture’s Wounds Run Deep|Lizzie Crocker|October 3, 2014|DAILY BEAST
At 96 percent water, cukes have no saturated fat or cholesterol, and are very high in vitamin K, vitamin B6 and iron.
I pitched the colors, how saturated it was going to be—a living comic book is the way I wanted to do it.Vampires without Glitter or Girl Problems: Inside Guillermo del Toro’s ‘The Strain’|Andrew Romano|July 14, 2014|DAILY BEAST
On the way down into Spain the road several times broke from tree cover in valleys that were a sea of saturated emerald.
At once cover the mouth of the tube with a filter-paper cap moistened with saturated aqueous solution of silver nitrate (1:1).A Manual of Clinical Diagnosis|James Campbell Todd
His left arm, rudely bandaged in a shawl, hung heavy and useless at his side, and the bandage was saturated with blood.Oliver Twist, Vol. II (of 3)|Charles Dickens
The hemp is saturated with tar to resist water, and the wires are galvanized to prevent rust.
When thus kept, however, it is indispensable that the water should be fully saturated with salt.Domestic Animals|Richard L. Allen
It was saturated with rain water, which had no time to evaporate, and with sea water, which never dries.Toilers of the Sea|Victor Hugo
British Dictionary definitions for saturated
- containing no multiple bonds and thus being incapable of undergoing additional reactionsa saturated hydrocarbon
- containing no unpaired valence electrons