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osmosis
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diffusion of molecules through a semipermeable membrane from a place of higher concentration to a place of lower concentration
  • It has the twenty-ninth and thirtieth stories of the McGurk Building, and the roof is devoted to its animal house and to tiled walks along which (above a world of stenographers and bookkeepers and earnest gentlemen who desire to sell Better-bilt Garments to the golden dons of the Argentine) saunter rapt scientists dreaming of osmosis in Spirogyra.
    Chapter 26 (7% in)

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