diffuse-porous

adjective
dif·​fuse-po·​rous | \ di-ˌfyüs-ˈpȯr-əs How to pronounce diffuse-porous (audio) \

Definition of diffuse-porous

: having vessels more or less evenly distributed throughout an annual ring and not varying greatly in size — compare ring-porous

First Known Use of diffuse-porous

1895, in the meaning defined above

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“Diffuse-porous.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/diffuse-porous. Accessed 30 Oct. 2020.

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