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electro-osmosis

[ ih-lek-troh-oz-moh-sis, -os- ]
/ 瑟藢l蓻k tro蕣 蓲z藞mo蕣 s瑟s, -蓲s- /
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noun Physical Chemistry.
the motion of a liquid through a membrane under the influence of an applied electric field.
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Also e路lec路tro路os路mo路sis, electrosmosis.
Also called electroendosmosis.

Origin of electro-osmosis

First recorded in 1905鈥10

OTHER WORDS FROM electro-osmosis

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British Dictionary definitions for electro-osmosis

electro-osmosis

noun
movement of liquid through a capillary tube or membrane under the influence of an electric field: used in controlling rising dampAlso called: electroendosmosis
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition 漏 William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 漏 HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
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