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micropore

play
noun mi·cro·pore \ˈmī-krə-ˌpȯr\

Definition of micropore

  1. :  a very fine pore

microporosity

play \-pə-ˈrä-sə-tē, -pȯ-\ noun

microporous

play \ˌmī-krə-ˈpȯr-əs\ adjective


Origin and Etymology of micropore

International Scientific Vocabulary


First Known Use: 1884


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a very small amount

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