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English adjective: saturated

1. saturated being the most concentrated solution possible at a given temperature; unable to dissolve still more of a substance


SamplesA saturated solution.


Synonymsconcentrated


Similarsupersaturated


Antonymsunsaturated

2. saturated used especially of organic compounds; having all available valence bonds filled


SamplesSaturated fats.


Domain categorychemical science, chemistry


Antonymsunsaturated

3. saturated (of color) being chromatically pure; not diluted with white or grey or black


Synonymspure


Similarintense, vivid


Antonymsunsaturated









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