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osmoregulation meaning

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WOsmoregulation
  • Osmoregulation is the active regulation of the osmotic pressure of an organism's fluids to maintain the homeostasis of the organism's water content; that is, it keeps the organism's fluids from becoming too diluted or too concentrated.
  • Organisms in aquatic and terrestrial environments must maintain the right concentration of solutes and amount of water in their body fluids; this involves excretion (getting rid of metabolic wastes and other substances such as hormones that would be
osmoregulation
osmoregulation
  • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
    1. Morphemes
      • Prefixes
        • Words by prefix
          • Words prefixed with osmo-
      • Nouns
        • Countable nouns
          • Singularia tantum
            • Uncountable nouns
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        Meaning of osmoregulation for the defined word.

        Grammatically, this word "osmoregulation" is a morpheme, more specifically, a prefixe. It's also a noun, more specifically, a countable noun and a singularia tantum.
        Definiteness: Level 1
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