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diffusible Syllabification: dif·fus·i·ble
Pronunciation: /dəˈfyo͞ozəb(ə)l/

Definition of diffusible in English:


Able to intermingle by diffusion: diffusible factors in the cytoplasm
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  • Recent studies have investigated the source and target neurons for the diffusible neuronal messenger molecule nitric oxide in the nervous system of the locust.
  • Thus, for example, it seems impossible for nerve terminals to store a significant amount of an unstable and highly diffusible gas like nitric oxide: it must be synthesized on demand and diffuse instantly into the synaptic space.
  • By filtering the entry of cytosolic contents into each bead with the prehydrated dialysis membranes, only diffusible molecules below a certain size are permitted to enter the bead.
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