Osmotic-pressure definitions

The pressure exerted by the flow of water through a semipermeable membrane separating two solutions with different concentrations of solute.
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The pressure exerted by a solvent passing through a semipermeable membrane in osmosis, equal to the pressure that must be applied to the solution in order to prevent passage of the solvent into it.
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Osmotic pressure is the force caused by a solution passing through a semi permeable surface by osmosis, which is equal to the force required to resist the solution from passing back through the surface.

An example of osmotic pressure is the process to filter water.

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(physics) The hydrostatic pressure exerted by a solution across a semipermeable membrane from a pure solvent; the pressure needed to counteract osmosis.
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