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 for satiety
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Satiety \Sa*ti"e*ty\, n. [L. satietas, from satis, sat, enough:
     cf. F. sati['e]t['e].]
     The state of being satiated or glutted; fullness of
     gratification, either of the appetite or of any sensual
     desire; fullness beyond desire; an excess of gratification
     which excites wearisomeness or loathing; repletion;
     satiation.
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           In all pleasures there is satiety.       --Hakewill.
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           But thy words, with grace divine
           Imbued, bring to their sweetness no satiety. --Milton.
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     Syn: Repletion; satiation; surfeit; cloyment.
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From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  satiety
      n 1: the state of being satisfactorily full and unable to take
           on more [syn: repletion, satiety, satiation]

From The Devil's Dictionary (1881-1906) :

  SATIETY, n.  The feeling that one has for the plate after he has eaten
  its contents, madam.
  

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