This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word osmose
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The tendency in fluids to mix, or become equably diffused, when in contact. Same as osmosis, which see.
Origin: [Gr. , equiv. to impulse, fr. to push.]
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To diffuse by osmosis.
To cause to diffuse by osmosis.
The Nuttall EncyclopediaRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)
. If two liquids be separated from each other only by a skin or parchment, each will percolate through the membrane and diffuse into the other; the process is known as osmose, and is constantly illustrated in the animal and vegetable world.