chemosmosis

noun
chem·​os·​mo·​sis | \ ˌkē-ˌmäz-ˈmō-səs How to pronounce chemosmosis (audio) , -ˌmäs-; ˌkem-ˌäz- How to pronounce chemosmosis (audio) , -ˌäs- \
plural chemosmoses\ -​ˌsēz How to pronounce chemosmoses (audio) \

Medical Definition of chemosmosis

: chemical action taking place through an intervening membrane

Other Words from chemosmosis

chemosmotic \ -​ˈmät-​ik How to pronounce chemosmotic (audio) \ adjective

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“Chemosmosis.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/chemosmosis. Accessed 4 Jul. 2020.

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