unsaturate


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un·sat·u·rate

 (ŭn-săch′ə-rĭt)
n.
An unsaturated compound.
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unsaturate

(ʌnˈsætʃʊrət)
n
(Chemistry) chem an unsaturated chemical compound
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As well as aiming to cut down on fat, we should also be trying to replace saturates with unsaturates.
Choose lower fat spread with unsaturates; lower fat cheese; semi-skimmed or skimmed milk.
If you really must succumb to chips, use oven chips or cut them thick and straight and fry them in oil that is high in unsaturates.