TITLE

saturation

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1944
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the term "saturation" is presented. It refers to the state in which all of a substance that can be dissolved in a solution is dissolved. In organic chemistry, the term refers to have all available carbon atom valences satisfied so that there are no double or triple bonds between the carbon atoms.
ACCESSION #
21244830

 

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