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Plural of porus.
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porus(pō′rŭs) plural.pori [L.]
A meatus or foramen; a tiny aperture in a structure; a pore.
porus acusticus externus
The outer opening of the external acoustic meatus.
porus acusticus, internal
The opening of the internal acoustic meatus into the cranial cavity.
The small taste pore openings in the taste buds of the tongue.
The opening of a lactiferous duct on the tip of the nipple of the mammary gland.
The opening in the center of the optic disk through which retinal vessels (central artery and vein) reach the retina through the lamina cribrosa of the sclera.
The opening of a sweat gland.
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