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supersaturate

 [soo″per-sach´u-rāt]
to add more of an ingredient than can be held in solution permanently.
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su·per·sat·u·rate

(sū'pĕr-sach'ŭ-rāt),
To make a solution hold more of a salt or other substance in solution than it will dissolve when in equilibrium with that salt in the solid phase; such solutions are usually unstable with respect to precipitating the excess salt or substance and becoming saturated.
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su·per·sat·u·rate

(sū'pĕr-sach'ŭr-āt)
To make a solution hold more of a salt or other substance in solution than it will dissolve when in equilibrium with that salt in the solid phase; such solutions are usually unstable with respect to precipitating the excess salt or substance and to becoming saturated.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012
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The first series of experiments consisted of saturating PS samples with nitrogen at 6.34 MPa and 50[degrees]C, supersaturating them (i.e., releasing the pressure and dropping the temperature to 25[degrees]C) and then testing them on the Instron Tensile Tester.
Supersaturating with nitrogen and/or foaming does not significantly deteriorate the tensile behavior (Fig.