- Degree of saturation
Degree of saturation may refer to:
- Degree of saturation (earth sciences), a ratio of liquid (such as water) in a porous material (such as soil)
- Degree of saturation (traffic), a measure used in traffic engineering
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degree of saturation — soties laipsnis statusas T sritis Standartizacija ir metrologija apibrėžtis Vandens masė akytoje medžiagoje, padalyta iš vandens masės, kai vandeniu įsotinta medžiaga. atitikmenys: angl. degree of saturation vok. Sättigungsgrad, m rus.… … Penkiakalbis aiškinamasis metrologijos terminų žodynas
degree of saturation — soties laipsnis statusas T sritis fizika atitikmenys: angl. degree of saturation vok. Sättigungsgrad, m rus. степень насыщения, f pranc. degré de saturation, m … Fizikos terminų žodynas
degree of saturation — See percent saturation … Lexicon of Cave and Karst Terminology
Degree of saturation (traffic) — In traffic engineering, the degree of saturation of an intersection (typically under traffic signal control) or road is a measure of how much demand it is experiencing compared to its total capacity. The degree of saturation (%) is a ratio of… … Wikipedia
Saturation — Sat u*ra tion, n. [L. saturatio: cf. F. saturation.] 1. The act of saturating, or the state of being saturating; complete penetration or impregnation. [1913 Webster] 2. (Chem.) The act, process, or result of saturating a substance, or of… … The Collaborative International Dictionary of English
saturation — [sach΄ə rā′shən] n. [LL saturatio] 1. a saturating or being saturated 2. the degree of purity of a color, as measured by its freedom from mixture with white; intensity of hue 3. the condition of a magnetic substance that has been magnetized to… … English World dictionary
Saturation (chemistry) — In chemistry, saturation (from the Latin word saturare, meaning to fill) has six different meanings, all based on reaching a maximum capacity In physical chemistry, saturation is the point at which a solution of a substance can dissolve no… … Wikipedia
saturation — /sach euh ray sheuhn/, n. 1. the act or process of saturating. 2. the state of being saturated. 3. Meteorol. a condition in the atmosphere corresponding to 100 percent relative humidity. 4. the degree of chroma or purity of a color; the degree of … Universalium
saturation — sat|u|ra|tion [ˌsætʃəˈreıʃən] n [U] 1.) when an event or person is given so much attention by newspapers, television etc that everyone has heard about it ▪ The trial was given saturation coverage by the press. ▪ saturation advertising 2.)… … Dictionary of contemporary English
Degree of unsaturation — The degree of unsaturation (also known as the index of hydrogen deficiency (IHD) or rings plus double bonds) formula is used in organic chemistry to help draw chemical structures. The formula lets the user determine how many rings, double… … Wikipedia