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Verb: saturate  'sa-chu,reyt
  1. (chemistry) cause (a chemical compound, vapour, solution, magnetic material) to unite with the greatest possible amount of another substance
     
  2. Infuse or fill completely
    "saturate the cloth with alcohol";
    - impregnate
     
  3. (business) supply enough to more than meet demand
    "It can take months or even years before a product can enter, let alone, break or saturate the market"

Derived forms: saturated, saturating, saturates

Type of: alter, change, fill, fill up, make full, modify

Encyclopedia: Saturate, aromatic, resin and asphaltene