foraminate

foraminate

adjective Characterised by foramina; foraminated.
 
verb To perforate a tissue with multiple foramina.
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Palynomorph: Oblong, nonaperturate, colpate, or colporate, or foraminate, or rugate; 2-celled.
Foraminate structure was prized for being expressive of the transformations that make up the world as a whole and the interplay between void and form.
Key words: Wood, Anatomy, Foraminate plates, Branched fibres.