Unsaturated Definition

Chemistry Glossary Definition of Unsaturated

This is the chemical structure of propyne, an unsaturated compound.
This is the chemical structure of propyne, an unsaturated compound. Todd Helmenstine
Unsaturated Definition: When referring to solutions, being able to dissolve more solute. When referring to organic compounds, containing double or triple carbon-carbon bonds.

Examples: Examples of saturated organic molecules include HC=CH and H2C=O