Definitions for osmoseˈɒz moʊs, ˈɒs-

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  1. Osmose(n.)

    The tendency in fluids to mix, or become equably diffused, when in contact. Same as osmosis, which see.

  2. Origin: [Gr. , equiv. to impulse, fr. to push.]

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  1. osmose(Verb)

    To diffuse by osmosis.

  2. osmose(Verb)

    To cause to diffuse by osmosis.

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  1. Osmose

    . 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.

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