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Osmosis is used extensively in the water industry and petrochemical/chemistry/environmental industry and the below definition is related to that field.

Definition of Osmosis:

The tendency of water molecules to pass through a semi permeable membrane, from the side with a low concentration of dissolved salts to the side with a higher concentration of dissolved salts until equilibrium is reached. The semipermeable membrane is permeable to the solvent, but not to the solute

Thesaurus Translations:

Spanish/ Español = ósmosis

French/ Français = osmose

German/ Deutsch = osmose

Italian/ Italiano = osmosi

Arabic = التنضاح, اِزموزية,

Bulgarian/ Български = осмоза

Czech/ Česky = osmóza

Danish / Dansk = osmose

Dutch/ Nederlands= Osmose

Finnish/ Suomi =

Greek/ Ελληνικά = όσμωση

Hungarian/ Magyar = ozmózis

Korean/한국어 = 삼투, 삼투성

Latvian/ Latvia =

Norwegian/ Norsk =

Persian (Farsi) =

Polish/ Polski = osmoza

Portuguese/ Português = osmose

Romanian/ Românã = osmoză

Russian/ Русский = осмос

Slovak/Slovenčina = osmóza

Swedish/ Svenska = osmos

Turkish/ Türkçe = ozmos.

Related topics to Osmosis:

Water filtration

Reverse Osmosis for water treatment

Water desalination with Reverse osmosis

Reverse osmosis cleaning chemicals

Brackish water RO

What is water Osmosis?

Nanofiltration and Reverse osmosis

Cleaning of RO systems

Desalination pretreatment

Desalination installations

Scaling and anti-scalants

Replacement RO membranes

Also mentioned in:

Articles on Osmosis

Books on Osmosis

Patents on Osmosis

Related Definitions, synonyms, antonyms and idioms::

Reverse Osmosis - Desalination - Nanofiltration - Purification - Diffusion - Saline water

Related adverbs, adjectives, verbs and nouns:

Osmotic - Osmotically - Osmotic Pressure - RO - Membranes Desalinated - Demineralized - Demineralization - Demineralizer - Desalting - Desalter - Desalted water - Desalinated - Desalinization De-ionized - Demineralizing - De-ionised

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