Translation of unsaturated in Spanish:

unsaturated

no saturado, adj.

Pronunciation /ˌənˈsætʃəˌreɪdəd//ʌnˈsatʃʊreɪtɪd/

adjective

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    (solution/vapor) no saturado
    (compound/molecule/fats) insaturado
    • These unsaturated hydrocarbons are readily oxidised and polymerised, which can reduce the oil's shelf life.
    • The unsaturated benzene ring readily reacts with halogens, rapidly discoloring bromine water.
    • In common with all unsaturated hydrocarbons hydrogen can be added across the double bond to produce ethane.
    • When unsaturated organic compounds are used as the starting point the alcohol is made by the addition of water to the double or triple bond.
    • Thus conjugation can occur in molecules in which the unsaturated sites are close in space but are separated by more than a single covalent bond.