osmometry

[ oz-mom-i-tree, os- ]
/ ɒzˈmɒm ɪ tri, ɒs- /

noun Physical Chemistry.

measurement of osmotic pressure.

Nearby words

  1. osmolality,
  2. osmolarity,
  3. osmole,
  4. osmometer,
  5. osmometric,
  6. osmond,
  7. osmoregulation,
  8. osmose,
  9. osmosis,
  10. osmotic

Origin of osmometry

First recorded in 1910–15; osmo- + -metry

Related formsos·mo·met·ric [oz-muh-me-trik, os-] /ˌɒz məˈmɛ trɪk, ˌɒs-/, adjectiveos·mo·met·ri·cal·ly, adverb

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