the passive moving of solvent molecules by way of a differentially membrane, able of being penetrated, dividing two solutions of varied concentrations. The solvent has a propensity to flow from the weaker solute to the stronger one.

OSMOSIS: "Even having taking over two years of Biology, once a few more years have passed, it was easy for Marion to confuse osmosis with mitosis and meiosis."
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