When a cell placed in a distilled water, it swells. What process is involved in it? Define it.

Asked by Virender | 30th May, 2016, 11:29: PM

Expert Answer:

The process involved is osmosis.
 
The spontaneous passage of water molecules from a region of high water concentration through a selectively permeable membrane to a region of low water concentration is called osmosis

Answered by Sivanand Patnaik | 31st May, 2016, 07:50: AM

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