Science / Weather / Saturate: To treat or charge something to the point where no more can be absorbed, dissolved, or retained. In meteorology, it is used when discussing the amount of water vapor in a volume of air.

Other Words for Saturate

Saturate Verb Synonyms: soak, wet, drench, steep, fill, imbue, souse, suffuse, impregnate, permeate, waterlog, ret

Saturated Solution

Science / Chemistry / Saturated Solution: A solution which does not dissolve any more solute. When a saturated solution is placed in contact with additional solute, solute neither dissolves nor is deposited from a saturated solution. MORE

Unsaturated Fat

Science / Biology / Unsaturated Fat: A triglyceride with double coavent bonds between some carbon atoms. MORE

Saturated Fat

Science / Biology / Saturated Fat: A fat with single covalent bonds between the carbons of its fatty acids. MORE

Supersaturated Solution

Science / Chemistry / Supersaturated Solution: A supersaturated solution has concentration of solute that is higher than its solubility. A crystal of solute dropped into a supersaturated solution grows; excess solute is deposited out of the soluti MORE

Saturated Color

Entertainment / Photography / Saturated Color: Pure color hue, undiluted by other colors, white or gray, i.e. The primary colors, red, yellow and blue are saturated colors. MORE

Saturated Felt

Business / Construction / Saturated Felt: A felt which is impregnated with tar or asphalt. MORE