Simple Definition of permeable
: allowing liquids or gases to pass through
Examples of permeable
The cell has a permeable membrane.
<a permeable fabric that allows your body heat to escape will be much more comfortable in the summertime>
First Known Use of permeable
PERMEABLE Defined for Kids
Definition of permeable
: having pores or openings that let liquids or gases pass through
Medical Definition of permeable
: capable of being permeated; especially : having pores or openings that permit liquids or gases to pass through <a permeable membrane>
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