electroosmosis

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noun elec·tro·os·mo·sis \i-ˌlek-trō-äz-ˈmō-səs, -äs-\

Definition of electroosmosis

  1. :  the movement of a liquid out of or through a porous material or a biological membrane under the influence of an electric field

electroosmotic

play \i-ˌlek-trō-äz-ˈmä-tik, -äs-\ adjective

1906

First Known Use of electroosmosis

1906


Medical Dictionary

electroosmosis

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noun elec·tro·os·mo·sis \i-ˌlek-trō-äz-ˈmō-səs, -äs-\

Medical Definition of electroosmosis

plural

electroosmoses

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  1. :  the movement of a liquid out of or through a porous material or a biological membrane under the influence of an electric field—called also electroendosmosis

electroosmotic

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electroosmotically

\-i-k(ə-)lē\play adverb

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