[soo-per-sach-uh-reyt] /ˌsu pərˈsætʃ əˌreɪt/
verb (used with object), supersaturated, supersaturating.
to increase the concentration of (a solution) beyond saturation; saturate abnormally.
(of a solution) containing more solute than a saturated solution and therefore not in equilibrium
(of a vapour) containing more material than a saturated vapour and therefore not in equilibrium
supersaturate su·per·sat·u·rate (sōō’pər-sāch’ə-rāt’)
v. su·per·sat·u·rat·ed, su·per·sat·u·rat·ing, su·per·sat·u·rates
To cause a chemical solution to be more highly concentrated than is normally possible under certain conditions of temperature and pressure.
noun 1. a huge sauropod dinosaur of the genus Supersaurus, of W North America, that reached a length of about 130 feet (40 meters).
noun 1. a specially reduced fare, as for passengers reserving tickets in advance or traveling during off-peak periods. 2. any item on which there is a specially reduced price: The grocery’s supersavers this week include oranges, canned peas, and sugar. adjective 3. of or at a specially reduced fare or price.
architecture A superscalar architecture is a uniprocessor that can execute two or more scalar operations in parallel. Some definitions include superpipelined and VLIW architectures; others do not. Superscalar architectures (apart from superpipelined architectures) require multiple functional units, which may or may not be identical to each other. In some superscalar processors the order of instruction […]
verb (used with object), superscribed, superscribing. 1. to write (words, letters, one’s name, address, etc.) above or on something. 2. to inscribe or mark with writing at the top or on the outside or surface of; put an inscription above or on: to superscribe the cover of a text with corrections. verb 1. (transitive) to […]