|v. t.||1.||To cause to become completely penetrated, impregnated, or soaked; to fill fully; to sate.|
Innumerable flocks and herds covered that vast expanse of emerald meadow saturated with the moisture of the Atlantic.
|2.||(Chem.) To satisfy the affinity of; to cause to become inert by chemical combination with all that it can hold; |
|p. a.||1.||Filled to repletion; saturated; soaked.|
|Verb||1.||saturate - cause (a chemical compound, vapour, solution, magnetic material, etc.) to unite with the greatest possible amount of another substance|
|2.||saturate - infuse or fill completely; "Impregnate the cloth with alcohol"|