Definitions for hypotonicˌhaɪ pəˈtɒn ɪk

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  1. hypotonic(adj)

    (of living tissue) lacking normal tone or tension

  2. hypotonic(adj)

    (of a solution) having a lower osmotic pressure than a comparison solution

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  1. hypotonic(Adjective)

    Having a lower osmotic pressure than another.

  2. hypotonic(Adjective)

    Showing less than normal tension in the muscles or muscle tissue.


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