Tissues create hydrostatic pressure: plants
Tissues of plants generate hydrostatic pressure by injecting solutes into a confined space and allowing water to enter.
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Organism/taxonomy data provided by:
Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life: 2008 Annual Checklist
Application Ideas: Develop systems that control moving parts based on osmosis rather than electricity. Actuators that work by osmosis.
Industrial Sector(s) interested in this strategy: Robotics, manufacturing.