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What are the significances of osmotic pressure over other colligative properties ?

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1. Unlike elevation of boiling point and the depression in freezing point, the magnitude of osmotic pressure is large.

2. The osmotic pressure can be measured at room temperature enables to determine the molecular mass of biomolecules which are unstable at higher temperature.

3. Even for a very dilute solution, the osmotic pressure is large.

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