osmolality

[ ŏz′mō-lălĭ-tē, ŏs′- ]

n.

The concentration of an osmotic solution, usually expressed in terms of osmoles.

Nearby words

  1. osmious,
  2. osmiridium,
  3. osmium,
  4. osmium tetroxide,
  5. osmo-,
  6. osmolarity,
  7. osmole,
  8. osmometer,
  9. osmometric,
  10. osmometry


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