What Is Turgor Pressure?


Turgor pressure, also known as turgidity, is the pressure that happens when the water located inside the cells begins to expand, pushing on the cell membranes or walls.
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Answer Turgor pressure is the outward pressure that occurs in a plant cell when the cytoplasm and vacuoles fill up with water and the cell membrane pushes against the cell wall.
( ′tər·gər ′presh·ər ) (botany) The actual pressure developed by the fluid content of a turgid plant cell.
Tugor pressure is the force exerted outward on a cell wall by the water
1. can't you do your own homework? 2. what is a discerption? 3. you're welcome. turgor pressure is the pressure that helps maintain cell shape. this can best be seen in plant cells.
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