colloid osmotic pressure (Donnan pressure)
The pressure difference which has to be established between a colloidal system and its equilibrium liquid to prevent material transfer between the two phases when they are separated by a membrane, permeable to all components of the system, except the colloidal ones.
PAC, 1972, 31, 577. 'Manual of Symbols and Terminology for Physicochemical Quantities and Units, Appendix II: Definitions, Terminology and Symbols in Colloid and Surface Chemistry' on page 615 (