Definition of satiety in English:
noun[mass noun] chiefly technical
The feeling or state of being sated: a molecule that seems to regulate satiety
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- A diet high in fat, low in fiber and high in fluid calories rather than solid calories doesn't provide effective cues to regulate hunger and satiety.
- A diet high in simple carbohydrates does not provide you with a feeling of satiety.
- Leptin is a hormone produced by adipocytes that acts in the hypothalamus to signal satiety and to increase basal metabolic rate.
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