Definition of osmolarity in English:

osmolarity

Syllabification: os·mo·lar·i·ty
Pronunciation: /ˌäzməˈlaritē
 
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noun

Chemistry
  • The concentration of a solution expressed as the total number of solute particles per liter.
    More example sentences
    • Total osmolarity, and final pH of all solutions, was always verified to ensure consistency.
    • Supraoptimal concentrations were inhibitory, probably because of the excessive osmolarity of the incubation medium.
    • In these osmotic experiments pressure P was varied using a sucrose solution of defined osmolarity.

Origin

1950s: blend of osmotic (see osmosis) and molar3, + -ity.

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