verb (used with object), su·per·sat·u·rat·ed, su·per·sat·u·rat·ing.
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OTHER WORDS FROM supersaturatesu·per·sat·u·ra·tion, noun
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Example sentences 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