osmoregulatory

adjective
os·​mo·​reg·​u·​la·​to·​ry | \ -ˈreg-yə-lə-ˌtōr-ē, -ˌtȯr- How to pronounce osmoregulatory (audio) \

Medical Definition of osmoregulatory

: of, relating to, or concerned with the maintenance of constant osmotic pressure

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