Definition of satiety noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//səˈtaɪəti//
; NAmE NAmE//səˈtaɪəti//
[uncountable] (formal or specialist)
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the state or feeling of being completely full of food, or of having had enough of something Word Originmid 16th cent.: from Old French saciete, from Latin satietas, from satis ‘enough’.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: satiety