porose

adjective
po·​rose | \ ˈpōrˌōs, ˈpȯˌrōs \

Definition of porose

: porous specifically : divided into or so convoluted as to form a continuous series of pores a porose hymenium

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History and Etymology for porose

Medieval Latin porosus, from Latin porus pore + -osus -ose

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“Porose.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/porose. Accessed 11 Aug. 2020.

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