what is osmosis and plasmolysis?

Asked by  | 6th May, 2008, 10:21: AM

Expert Answer:

osmosis in transfer of solute particles from its higher to lower conc through a semipermeable membrane

plasmolysis is exosmosis in living plant cell when it looses water by exosmosisleading to shrinkage or contraction of protoplasm away from cell wall 

Answered by  | 7th May, 2008, 03:36: PM

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