Saturated vs Homopropargylic - What's the difference?

saturated | homopropargylic |


As adjectives the difference between saturated and homopropargylic

is that saturated is (not comparable) full; unable to hold or contain any more while homopropargylic is (organic chemistry) describing a saturated carbon atom in a molecule adjacent to a propargylic carbon atom.

As a verb saturated

is (saturate).

saturated

English

Verb

(head)
  • (saturate)
  • Adjective

    (en adjective)
  • (not comparable) Full; unable to hold or contain any more.
  • (comparable) Soaked or drenched with moisture.
  • (not comparable, chemistry, of a solution) Containing all the solute that can normally be dissolved at a given temperature.
  • (chemistry) Having all available valence bonds filled; especially of any organic compound containing only single bonds between carbon atoms.
  • homopropargylic

    English

    Adjective

    (-)
  • (organic chemistry) Describing a saturated carbon atom in a molecule adjacent to a propargylic carbon atom