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hyperosmotic

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adjective hy·per·os·mot·ic \ˌhī-pə-ˌräz-ˈmät-ik\

Medical Definition of hyperosmotic

  1. :  hypertonic 2 if a laxative is needed, a hyperosmotic preparation…is better than a bowel stimulant—S. E. Goldfinger


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