- Osmose is defined as to pass by as if through osmosis, when molecules move from a less concentrated side pass through a semi permeable membrane into a more concentrated side until the concentration is even.
When molecules go through the process of osmosis, this is an example of a situation where they osmose.
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intr. & tr.v. os·mosed, os·mos·ing, os·mos·es
Origin: Back-formation from osmosis.
osmose - Medical Definition