OSMOMETRIC THIRST By N., Sam M.S. - 119 thirst stemming from a loss of cellular fluids and a general escalation in osmotic pressure. Commonly referred to as intracellular thirst. OSMOMETRIC THIRST: "Osmometric thirst is a severe form of dehydration, existing at the cellular level." Related Psychology Terms DEHYDRATION REACTION READING DISABILITY (Paralexia, Dyslexia) LEVEL OF ASPIRATION ACHIEVEMENT TESTS THIRST Piaget’s Theory of Cognitive Development EMOTION (General) OSMOMETER APRAXIA (literally, “inability to act or do”) CHILD PSYCHIATRY Cite this page: N., Sam M.S., "OSMOMETRIC THIRST," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/osmometric-thirst/ (accessed June 25, 2022).