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undersaturated

[uhn-der-sach-uh-rey-tid]
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adjective Chemistry.
  1. unsaturated(def 2).
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Origin of undersaturated

First recorded in 1820–30; under- + saturated
Related formsun·der·sat·u·ra·tion, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for undersaturated

undersaturated

adjective
  1. (of an igneous rock) having a low silica content
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