Definition of electroosmotic in English:

electroosmotic

adjective

  • See electroosmosis

    • ‘An electro-osmotic model is developed to examine the influence of plasma membrane superficial charges on the regulation of cell ionic composition.’
    • ‘Their data are scattered, probably due to electro-osmotic flow generated by the glass coverslip, or possibly due to DNA-gel interactions.’
    • ‘Both theories use the linear charge density of DNA as an adjustable parameter, lumping all of the double layer effects, such as charge screening and electro-osmotic friction, into this parameter.’
    • ‘Microfluidic devices utilizing electro-osmotic flow (EOF) through micro-channels have been developing rapidly and have been widely applied in biology.’
    • ‘The solvent is pumped through the electro-osmotic flow when the voltage is applied.’

Pronunciation

electroosmotic

/-ˈmätik/