osmol


os·mol

noun \ˈäz-ˌmōl, ˈäs-\

Definition of OSMOL

:  a standard unit of osmotic pressure based on a one molal concentration of an ion in a solution

Variants of OSMOL

os·mol or os·mole \ˈäz-ˌmōl, ˈäs-\

Origin of OSMOL

blend of osmosis and mol (5mole)
First Known Use: 1942

os·mol

noun    (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of OSMOL

: a standard unit of osmotic pressure based on a one molal concentration of an ion in a solution

Variants of OSMOL

os·mol or os·mole \ˈäz-ˌmōl, ˈäs-\

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