foraminate

foraminate

adjective Characterised by foramina; foraminated.
 
verb To perforate a tissue with multiple foramina.
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In order to adjust mass location, foraminate rigid bar is considered for frequency tuning.
Palynomorph: Oblong, nonaperturate, colpate, or colporate, or foraminate, or rugate; 2-celled.
As the aesthetics of rocks developed over the centuries, four desiderata for this type of rock came to be considered primary: shou ('leanness'), zhou ('surface texture'), lou ('channels and indentations') and tou ('foraminate structure,' characterized by multiple holes and openings).