osmolarity

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noun os·mo·lar·i·ty \ˌäz-mō-ˈla-rə-tē, ˌäs-\

Definition of osmolarity

plural

osmolarities

  1. :  the concentration of an osmotic solution especially when measured in osmols or milliosmols per liter of solution

osmolar

play \äz-ˈmō-lər, äs-\ adjective

Origin and Etymology of osmolarity

osmol + -ar + -ity


First Known Use: 1948


Medical Dictionary

osmolarity

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noun os·mo·lar·i·ty \ˌäz-mō-ˈlar-ət-ē, ˌäs-\

Medical Definition of osmolarity

plural

osmolarities

  1. :  the concentration of an osmotic solution especially when measured in osmols or milliosmols per liter of solution

osmolar

\äz-ˈmō-lər, äs-\play adjective

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