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Unread 11-11-2010, 12:14 PM   #15
PatioDaddio
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Originally Posted by Hawg Father of Seoul View Post
Not trying to be a jerk, but it is diffusion, not osmosis.
Actually, it's both.

Diffusion is the what, and osmosis is the how.

Osmosis means the diffusion of certain molecules across the semipermeable
cell membranes (walls) in order to equalize the ion concentrations of either
side.

John
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