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isosmotic

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adjective is·os·mot·ic \ˌī-ˌsäz-ˈmä-tik, -ˌsäs-\

Definition of isosmotic

  1. :  of, relating to, or exhibiting equal osmotic pressure <isosmotic solutions>

isosmotically play \-ˈmä-ti-k(ə-)lē\ adverb


Origin of isosmotic

International Scientific Vocabulary


First Known Use: 1895


Medical Dictionary

isosmotic

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adjective is·os·mot·ic \ˌī-ˌsäz-ˈmät-ik, -ˌsäs-\

Medical Definition of isosmotic

  1. :  isotonic 1

isosmotically \-ˈmät-i-k(ə-)lē\play adverb



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