unsaturated

Definitions

Electronics

  • The condition where a maximum effect has not been attained, thus any additional increase in the causative variable may achieve additional results.
  • For a magnetic material, the condition in which an increase in magnetizing force will still produce an increase in magnetization.
  • In an electron tube, the condition in which the anode current can be further increased by applying an additional voltage.
  • A color which has a white component. white light is 100% unsaturated.
  • A chemical solution, such as an electrolyte, which does not contain the maximum amount of a substance that it can dissolve in equilibrium.
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