solvent drag


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sol·vent drag

the influence exerted by a flow of solvent through a membrane on the simultaneous movement of a solute through the membrane.
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solvent drag

The movement of ions across cell membranes by bulk transport following the movement of water rather than being facilitated by ion channels or cellular pumps.
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