Definitions for saturationˌsætʃ əˈreɪ ʃən
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the process of totally saturating something with a substance
"the impregnation of wood with preservative"; "the saturation of cotton with ether"
the act of soaking thoroughly with a liquid
a condition in which a quantity no longer responds to some external influence
saturation, chroma, intensity, vividness(noun)
chromatic purity: freedom from dilution with white and hence vivid in hue
the act of saturating or the process of being saturated
the condition in which, after a sufficient increase in a causal force, no further increase in the resultant effect is possible; e.g. the state of a ferromagnetic material that cannot be further magnetized
the state of a saturated solution
the state of an organic compound that has no double or triple bonds
the state of the atmosphere when it is saturated with water vapour; 100% humidity
the intensity or vividness of a colour
intense bombing of a military target with the aim of destroying it
the flooding of a market with all of a product that can be sold
an effect on the sound of an electric guitar, used primarily in heavy metal music
the act of saturating, or the state of being saturating; complete penetration or impregnation
the act, process, or result of saturating a substance, or of combining it to its fullest extent
freedom from mixture or dilution with white; purity; -- said of colors
Origin: [L. saturatio: cf. F. saturation.]
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The most beautiful thing about art is that there is no saturation point in creating!
China has reached saturation - its phone market is essentially driven by replacement, with fewer first-time buyers.
I think we have some innovative centers at the vanguard, but I think the saturation of how that ’s being pursued is limited.
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