Saturate is to become totally soaked or filled, or to combine two substances to their maximum combining capacity.(verb)
See saturate in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: < L saturatus, pp. of saturare, to fill up, saturate < satur, full; akin to satis: see sad
See saturate in American Heritage Dictionary 4
transitive verb sat·u·rat·ed, sat·u·rat·ing, sat·u·rates
Origin: Latin saturāre, saturāt-, to fill
Origin: , from satur, sated; see sā- in Indo-European roots.
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