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Marine and freshwater animals make adjustments that allow them to survive in hyperosmotic and hypoosmotic environments, respectively.

​Which of the following adjustments is NOT made by saltwater fish to adjust to the hyperosmotic environment?

A

The gain​ of water and salt ions from drinking salt water.

B

Excretion of salt ions from the gills.

C

Excretion of large amounts of water in dilute urine.

D

Osmotic water loss from the gills and other body parts.

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