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Noun Concept
Categories: Membrane technology, Water technology, Diffusion
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osmosis  Effects of osmosis  electroneutral exchange  endosmose  endosmosis
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(biology, chemistry) diffusion of molecules through a semipermeable membrane from a place of higher concentration to a place of lower concentration until the concentration on both sides is equal WordNet 3.0
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(biology, chemistry) diffusion of molecules through a semipermeable membrane from a place of higher concentration to a place of lower concentration until the concentration on both sides is equal WordNet 3.0 & Open English WordNet
Osmosis is the spontaneous net movement or diffusion of solvent molecules through a selectively-permeable membrane from a region of high water potential to a region of low water potential, in the direction that tends to equalize the solute concentrations on the two sides. Wikipedia
Movement of water towards to more concentrated compartment Wikidata
The passage of a solvent through a semipermeable membrane separating two solutions of different concentrations. OmegaWiki
The net movement of solvent molecules, usually water, from a region of lower solute concentration to a region of higher solute concentration through a partially permeable membrane. Wiktionary
Movement of molecules. Wiktionary (translation)
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