Definition of Osmole

1. Noun. (chemistry) A unit of measurement, a mole of an osmotically active compound. ¹



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Definition of Osmole

1. osmol [n -S] - See also: osmol

Medical Definition of Osmole

1. The molecular weight of a solute, in grams, divided by the number of ions or particles into which it dissociates in solution. (05 Mar 2000)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Osmole

osmobiotic
osmoceptor
osmoconformer
osmoconformers
osmodysphoria
osmogram
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osmolal
osmolal clearance
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osmolar
osmolar concentration
osmolarities
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osmole (current term)
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osmometries
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osmophil
osmophobia

Literary usage of Osmole

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1. Nutrient Composition of Rations for Short-term, High-intensity Combat Operations by Fnb, Institute of Medicine (U. S.), High-stress Situations, Committee on Military Nutrition Research, National Academy of Sciences (2005)
"However, an increase of protein intake from 90 to 120 g per day would not increase obligatory urine volume because urea is an "ineffective osmole" (Kamel et ..."

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