write two differences between imbibition and osmosis

Asked by Gaurav Garg | 20th Jun, 2013, 05:32: PM

Expert Answer:

The process by which hydrophilic substance absorbs water is called imbibition where as osmosis is the diffusion of water from its region of higher concentration to its lower concentration through a semipermeable membrane.

Answered by  | 21st Jun, 2013, 09:35: AM

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