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  • (3) The supply of water must be associated with the formation of osmotic substances in the cell, or it cannot be made to enter it.
  • Doubtless, the excess of any soluble mineral salt or salts interferes with the osmotic absorption of the roots; and although calcium carbonate is insoluble in pure water, it is slightly soluble in water containing carbon dioxide.
  • Van Hoff pointed out that measurements of osmotic pressure confirmed this value in the case of dilute solutions of cane sugar.
  • Many marine Algae appear to be able to regulate their osmotic capacity to the surrounding medium; and T.
  • Thermodynamic theory also indicates a connexion between the osmotic pressure of a solution and the depression of its freezing point and its vapour pressure compared with those of the pure solvent.