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osmotic pressurenoun [U]

uk   /ɒzˌmɒt.ɪk ˈpreʃ.ər/ us   /ɑːzˌmɑː.t̬ɪk ˈpreʃ.ɚ/ specialized
the amount of pressure needed to stop the flow of a liquid through a membrane (= cell covering)
(Definition of osmotic pressure from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “osmotic pressure”
in Chinese (Simplified) 渗透压(阻止水溶液穿透细胞膜的压力)…
in Chinese (Traditional) 滲透壓(阻止水溶液穿透細胞膜的壓力)…
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