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per·me·a·ble

(per'mē-ă-bĕl),
Permitting the passage of substances (for example, liquids, gases, heat), as through a membrane or other structure.
Synonym(s): pervious
[L. permeabilis (see permeate)]

per·me·a·ble

(pĕr'mē-ă-bĕl)
Permitting the passage of substances (e.g., liquids, gases), as through a membrane or other structure.
See also: permeate
Synonym(s): pervious.
[L. permeabilis, passing through]

pervious

(pĕr′vē-ŭs) [L. pervius]
1. Permeable.
2. Penetrating.
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Forward-looking information includes, but is not limited to the benefits of the introduction of Pervious Plus[TM] into Central Concrete's manufacturing process.
Percoa has the potential to revitalize and expand the use of pervious concrete," observes Mary Vancura, Ph.
CPAG and FPDCC approached the producer for assistance as a result of similar projects involving Urban Habitat Chicago (UHC), whose students were trained as pervious concrete technicians on a Filtercrete path at the District's Camp Sullivan.
com)-- EV Paver, a division of EV Materials Corporation, reports that it is ready to ship 12" X 24" X 2 3/16" ceramic pervious pavers to the US market.
When the city of Saint-Etienne, a major bicycle manufacturing site in France, sought to construct a new all-weather, all-terrain track at their internationally-renowned Saint-Etienne BMX Club, CEMEX met the challenge with a pervious concrete solution that eliminates the risk of standing water and enhances rider safety.
SARGODHA -- The crime ratio in the district was decreased during the last seven months of current years, as 95 people were murdered as compared to 133 murder cases were reported during the same duration in the pervious year.
2 million) is lower by 19 per cent comparing to pervious half year profit.
The Cedar Rapids Public Library in Iowa is a textbook example of how pervious pavement can work in concert with other stormwater management features.
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Koulivand had beaten Filipino and two Polish athletes in his pervious matches in the competitions.
The estimated overall fertilizer off take will be over 3,614,000 tons in Kharif 2014 showing an increase of 4 percent over pervious Kharif season, a report of the Ministry of National Food Security and Research revealed.
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