• Osmosis and dialysis are of prime importance in living organisms, where they influence the distribution of nutrients and the release of metabolic waste products. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • and does this cause osmosis to stop BEFORE the concentrations come to equilibrum (meaning that cytoplasm still has a bit more solute concentration than outside of cell) or do the concentrations perfectly match? (physicsforums.com)
  • Under normal circumstances Osmosis does not use the 1024Mb that is provided, it is rather conservative with regard to memory usage. (openstreetmap.org)
  • It's not safe to drink because reverse osmosis water units, even on a factory scale, are simply not designed in such a way as to allow them to handle the various types of contaminants that are present in our water supply sources today. (streetdirectory.com)
  • However, even though the reverse osmosis water filters are considered to be the premium way to go, it is helpful to know a bit more about these types of filters before making a purchase. (streetdirectory.com)
  • A range of surprising misconceptions about osmosis continue to appear in papers, web sites and textbooks, asserts Eric Kramer, of Bard College at Simon's Rock in Great Barrington, Massachusetts. (chemweb.com)
  • Building Osmosis from source currently requires at least Java Development Kit 1.6 (see Osmosis#Notes for details), Junit, ant, and ant-optional. (openstreetmap.org)
  • But if you want to save this so that it happens every time you run osmosis, put the command in a config file. (openstreetmap.org)
  • Osmosis follows a vibrant, but elegant design direction, allowing for full width beautiful backgrounds in the header, fixing them as the site's focal point. (bestofjoomla.com)
  • I have not done benchmarks to prove this but: Using the Unix utility bzcat to decompress the planet file before passing it to Osmosis results in a good performance boost, certainly if you've got at least two processor cores. (openstreetmap.org)