hy·​dro·​os·​mot·​ic ˌhī-drō-äz-ˈmät-ik, -äs- How to pronounce hydroosmotic (audio)
: of, relating to, or promoting the passage of water through semipermeable membranes
the hydroosmotic effect of antidiuretic hormone

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“Hydroosmotic.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/hydroosmotic. Accessed 24 Apr. 2024.

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