osmose definition

  • verb-transitive:
    • To diffuse or trigger to diffuse by osmosis.
  • verb:
    • To diffuse by osmosis.
    • resulting in to diffuse by osmosis.
  • noun:
    • The tendency in fluids to combine, or become equably diffused, when connected. Same as osmosis, which see.
    • The impulse or inclination of liquids to pass through permeable partitions and blend or be diffused through one another; the phenomena going to the passage through of liquids, whether liquids or gases, through a porous septum.
  • others:
    • To diffuse through a septum, such as osmosis; display osmosis.

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