Definition of osmotic in English:

osmotic

Translate osmotic into Spanish

adjective

See osmosis

‘Home spa treatments are effective, and even taking a bath is great, since the osmotic effect of bath water helps draw out toxins.’
  • ‘The osmotic potential is the amount of net movement that can occur when the solution is compared to pure water.’
  • ‘This mechanism offers osmotic protection to the embryos until late in their development.’
  • ‘The effect of osmotic stress on membrane fusion has been investigated in a number of different systems.’
  • ‘Inorganic ions accumulated in plant cells serve nutritional, osmotic, signalling, and storage functions.’

Pronunciation

osmotic

/äzˈmädik/ /ɑzˈmɑdɪk/ /äˈsmädik/ /ɑˈsmɑdɪk/