- To impregnate to the greatest possible extent.
- To neutralize; to satisfy all the chemical affinities of a substance (as by converting all double bonds to single bonds).
- To dissolve a substance up to that concentration beyond which the addition of more results in two phases.
[L. saturo, pp. -atus, to fill, fr. satur, sated]
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