Definitions for satietysəˈtaɪ ɪ ti

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

sa•ti•e•tysəˈtaɪ ɪ ti(n.)

  1. the state of being satiated; surfeit.

Origin of satiety:

1525–35; earlier sacietie < MF sacieté < L satietās, der. of sati(s) enough

Princeton's WordNet

  1. repletion, satiety, satiation(noun)

    the state of being satisfactorily full and unable to take on more

Wiktionary

  1. satiety(Noun)

    The state of being perfectly satiated.

    That loaf of bread, that jug of wine, and thou have left me in a state of utter satiety.

  2. Origin: From satieté, from satietatem.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Satiety(noun)

    the state of being satiated or glutted; fullness of gratification, either of the appetite or of any sensual desire; fullness beyond desire; an excess of gratification which excites wearisomeness or loathing; repletion; satiation

CrunchBase

  1. Satiety

    Satiety, Inc. is a medical device company focused on the development of less invasive devices for the treatment of obesity. Obesity is a global health problem, affecting 70 million people in the U.S. and 300 million worldwide, and growth of which is causing increases in obesity-related diseases such as diabetes, high blood pressure and cardiovascular disease. Obesity surgery has been shown to be the only long-term effective means of weight loss for morbidly obese patients.Satiety, Inc. was founded in 2000 through a collaboration of medical device incubators Thomas Fogarty Engineering and The Foundry, and is headquartered in Palo Alto, California.

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