(Roget's Thesaurus II) noun The condition of being full to or beyond satisfaction: engorgement, repletion, satiety, surfeit. See EXCESS, FULL.

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  • satiation — sati·a·tion || ‚seɪʃɪ eɪʃn n. complete satisfaction, repletion; excessive gratification, state of being overly full or gratified, surfeit …   English contemporary dictionary

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