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n.1. the normal state of slight contraction, or readiness to contract, of healthy muscle fibres. 2. the effective osmotic pressure of a solution. see hypertonic, hypotonic, osmosis.

1. the normal state of slight contraction, or readiness to contract, of healthy muscle fibres. 2. the effective osmotic pressure of a solution. see hypertonic, hypotonic, osmosis.

Subjects: Medicine and Health — Chemistry.


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