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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

(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.
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Caption: Paper co-author Katerina Ioannidou and peers offer a close-up view of a cement sample's pore network.
After all, the majority of the drinking water supplied to plants via irrigation systems is lost through stomatal pores. In view of climate change, plant varieties that can cope well with drought are highly sought-after.
XRD was carried out to determine the quantitative crystallinity of the individual PPy:PSS composites synthesized through different pore sizes.
In three dimensions, [D.sub.e] = 3,2 < [D.sub.f] < 3; [[lambda].sub.min]/[[lambda].sub.max] are the minimum and maximum pore diameters.
To further adjust the size of the spherical and lamellar pores, we set the solid content and the [H.sub.2][O.sub.2]/[H.sub.2]O ratio in the ceramic slurry to 25 and 4% (v/v), respectively, and attempted to tune the pore structure of the HA ceramic by controlling the cooling speed during the freeze-drying process.
For the last step, the circular plate was put on the soil deposit to ensure that there was no drainage path when the pore water pressure built up.
The density and hydrogen concentration of the constructed pore models is the primary tool used to sort out the good quality models from the unrealistic ones.
To study the pore microstructure of sediment particles, a special mosaic method for sample preparation was used for observation using an ultra-high-resolution electron microscope.
The use of a 1064nm Qswitched Nd Yag laser with a topically applied carbon suspension as a photoenhancer is also US FDA-approved for pore reduction.
Addax Petroleum, an international oil and gas exploration and production company, has acquired Paradigm Pore Pressure Prediction module to complement its Paradigm range of products.