diffusion

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separation of substances in solution by means of their unequal diffusion through semipermeable membranes dialysis
medical instrument for separating substances in solution by unequal diffusion through semipermeable membranes dialysis machine , dialyzer
Norwegian anthropologist noted for his studies of cultural diffusion (1914-2002) Heyerdahl , Thor Hyerdahl
mutual penetration; diffusion of each through the other interpenetration , permeation
passing light without diffusion or distortion limpidity , pellucidity , pellucidness
diffusion of molecules through a semipermeable membrane from a place of higher concentration to a place of lower concentration until the concentration on both sides is equal osmosis
slow diffusion or absorption osmosis
diffusion of liquid through membrane osmosis
liquid through semipermeable membrane, diffusion of osmosis
transport of a substance across a cell membrane by diffusion; expenditure of energy is not required passive transport
property of something that can be pervaded by a liquid (as by osmosis or diffusion) permeability , permeableness
lightning that appears as a broad sheet; due to reflections of more distant lightning and to diffusion by the clouds sheet lighting
gemstone having the property of transmitting light without serious diffusion transparent gem
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