isosmotic(redirected from Osmole (unit))
Also found in: Thesaurus, Medical, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
Of or exhibiting equal osmotic pressure.
(Physiology) another word for isotonic3
i•so•ton•ic(ˌaɪ səˈtɒn ɪk)
1. of or pertaining to solutions with equal osmotic pressure.
a. of or pertaining to a muscular contraction in which the muscle shortens while tension increases, as in continuous lifting.
b. of or pertaining to a solution containing the same salt concentration as mammalian blood.
i`so•to•nic′i•ty (-təˈnɪs ɪ ti) n.