osmotic pressure


Osmotic Pressure As Sea Breeze....

a: Osmotic pressure ~
b: the wind blowing in from the sea

What: "osmotic pressure is like the wind blowing in from the sea as you walk along the cliff. You may have to lean into it so much that if it suddenly stopped you'd fall into the sea."

Writer: KarlTh
Date: May 13 2013 12:22 PM

Water Pressure As Gas Pressure?

a: The osmotic pressure ~
b: pressure of gases

What: On page 64:"The osmotic pressure is, like the pressure of gases, proportional to the absolute temperature."

Writer: Edmund Edward Fourni
Date: May 13 2013 12:26 PM

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