- Full gratification of a need or desire followed by a state of relative insensitivity to that particular need or desire.
Definition from: MeSH via Unified Medical Language System at the National Library of Medicine
- The state or condition reached after totally satisfying a desire or need; e.g., abolition of the desire to eat after full gratification of appetite.
Definition from: CRISP Thesaurus via Unified Medical Language System at the National Library of Medicine
- The quality or state of being fed or gratified to or beyond capacity.
Definition from: Merriam-Webster's Medical Dictionary by Merriam-Webster Inc.
See also Understanding Medical Terminology.