mi·​cro·​po·​rous -ˌpōr-əs, -ˌpȯr- How to pronounce microporous (audio)
: characterized by very small pores or channels with diameters in the micron or nanometer range
a cell monolayer grown on a microporous substrate

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“Microporous.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/microporous. Accessed 28 Feb. 2024.

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