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endosmosis


endosmosis


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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Endosmose  \En"dos*mose`\,  Endosmosis  \En`dos*mo"sis\,  n.  [NL. 
  endosmosis,  fr  Gr  'e`ndon  within  +  ?  a  thrusting, 
  impulsion,  fr  ?  to  push:  cf  F.  endosmose.]  (Physics) 
  The  transmission  of  a  fluid  or  gas  from  without  inward  in  the 
  phenomena,  or  by  the  process,  of  osmose.