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Permeability

Definition(s)

A measure of the rate at which a substrate can pass water.

Definition from: NCI via Unified Medical Language SystemThis link leads to a site outside Genetics Home Reference. at the National Library of Medicine

Property of membranes and other structures to permit passage of light, heat, gases, liquids, metabolites, and mineral ions.

Definition from: MSH via Unified Medical Language SystemThis link leads to a site outside Genetics Home Reference. at the National Library of Medicine

See also Understanding Medical Terminology.

 
Published: October 27, 2014