‘Osmosis is a special kind of diffusion’. Comment.

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Diffusion in liquids and gases is the movement of particles from high concentration to low concentration.

In osmosis, the solvent particles move from the low concentration to the high concentration through the semi-permeable membrane, this happens because of diffusion. Hence, osmosis is a special kind of diffusion.

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