verb (used with object), su·per·sat·u·rat·ed, su·per·sat·u·rat·ing.
Words nearby supersaturate
OTHER WORDS FROM supersaturatesu·per·sat·u·ra·tion, noun
Examples from the Web for supersaturated
The surface of the water in the supersaturated soil is known as the “water-table” and is exemplified in water standing in a well.
A solution which is saturated with respect to double salt alone will be supersaturated with respect to potassium chloride.The Phase Rule and Its Applications|Alexander Findlay
The alkaline liquor must be supersaturated with muriatic acid, and evaporated to dryness.A Dictionary of Arts, Manufactures and Mines|Andrew Ure
But the white-collar ranks were teeming, overflowing, supersaturated.Gladiator|Philip Wylie
Even the amorphous powder of the salt causes again the formation of new watery crystals when put in a supersaturated solution.The Wonders of Life|Ernst Haeckel