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pore

 [por]
a small opening or empty space.

pore

(pōr),
1. An opening, hole, perforation, meatus, or foramen.
2. Synonym(s): sweat pore
Synonym(s): porus (1)

See also: opening, meatus, foramen.
[G. poros, passageway]

pore

(por) a small opening or empty space.
alveolar pores  openings between adjacent pulmonary alveoli that permit passage of air from one to another.
nuclear pores  small octagonal openings in the nuclear envelope at sites where the two nuclear membranes are in contact, which together with the annuli form the pore complex.
slit pores  small slitlike spaces between the pedicels of the podocytes of the renal glomerulus.

pore

(pôr)
n.
A minute opening in tissue, as in the skin of an animal, serving as an outlet for perspiration, or in a plant leaf or stem, serving as a means of absorption and transpiration.

pore

(pōr)
1. An opening, hole, perforation, or foramen.
2. Synonym(s): sweat pore.
[G. poros, passageway]

pore

A tiny opening, especially opening in the skin through which sweat or sebaceous secretion (SEBUM) pass to the surface. Most of the sebaceous pores are also hair follicles.

pore

any small opening in the skin or epidermis or any structure.

pore

skin surface outlet of a sweat duct

pore

a small opening or empty space.

nuclear pore
a group of proteins with a central hole through which molecules pass through a nuclear membrane.
dilated pore of Winer
a benign follicular tumor that occurs on the head and neck of older cats; they resemble epidermal cysts with a keratin filled, wide opening (pore).
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Sasha Kravchenko, a soil scientist and professor at Michigan State University, studies soils and their pores in different agricultural systems.
Star Fruit Leaf Extract -- reinforces the outside area of the pore's structure to help reduce visible slackening, and helps tighten the appearance of pores for a more even skin texture.
changes due to menstruation, pregnancy or menopause, cause extra oil production which causes further pore expansion due to clogged pores on the face.
excess a The mask should be just used twice weekly, remove it with your Clarisonic device and the Deep Pore Brush Head to help loosen dead skin tCB cells, gently remove impurities, and decongest and refine enlarged pores.
The TD is the diameter before which the pore size distribution curve rises sharply.
The objective of this study was to relate soil respiration from undisturbed cores to pore size volumes.
Volume-based pore size distribution is derived from star volume measurements in 3D, as demonstrated also earlier.
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Measuring, controlling and investigating of pore water pressure have significant importance in different stages of earth dam life (construction and operation) [9].
7] pore activity to resolve disparate genetic and phenotypic data.