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porosity

 [pŏ-ros´ĭ-te]
the condition of being porous; a pore.

po·ros·i·ty

(pō-ros'i-tē),
1. Synonym(s): porosis
2. A perforation.
[G. poros, pore]

po·ros·i·ty

(pōr-os'i-tē)
1. Synonym(s): porosis.
2. A perforation.
[G. poros, pore]

po·ros·i·ty

(pōr-os'i-tē)
1. Synonym(s): porosis.
2. A perforation.
[G. poros, pore]
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Meanwhile, according to (2), the porosity to time [t.sub.i] can be calculated as shown in Table 4.
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