solution pressure

noun

Medical Definition of solution pressure

: the pressure by which the particles of a dissolved substance are driven into solution and which when equal to the osmotic pressure establishes equilibrium so that the concentration of the solution becomes constant

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“Solution pressure.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/solution%20pressure. Accessed 27 Oct. 2021.

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