Medical Dictionary

homoiosmotic

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adjective ho·moi·os·mot·ic \ˌhō-ˌmȯi-äz-ˈmät-ik\

Medical Definition of homoiosmotic

  1. :  having a bodily osmotic regulating mechanism and body fluids that differ in osmotic pressure from the surrounding medium or from seawater homoiosmotic animals include all the land and freshwater vertebrates—compare poikilosmotic


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