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osmosis
American English: /ɑzˈmoʊsəs/
, /ɑsˈmoʊsəs/
British English: /ɒzˈməʊsɪs/

Translation of osmosis in Spanish:

noun

uncountable
  • Example sentences
    • If a solution and solvent or two solutions of different strength are separated by a semi permeable membrane, osmosis can occur.
    • Therefore, water tends to flow into the cell by osmosis, down its concentration gradient.
    • By means of osmosis, the high concentration of sugar in the solution draws wastes, chemicals and extra water from the tiny blood vessels in your peritoneal membrane into the solution.
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