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porus

 [por´us] (L.)
porus acus´ticus exter´nus the outer end of the external acoustic meatus.
porus acus´ticus inter´nus the opening of the internal acoustic meatus in the cranial cavity.
porus op´ticus the opening in the sclera for passage of the optic nerve.

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]

warble pore

an open connection between the surface of the skin and the embedded larvae as seen in warbles (Hypoderma sp.).
Synonym(s): porus

porus

/po·rus/ (por´us) pl. po´ri   [L.] an opening or pore.
porus acus´ticus exter´nus  the outer end of the external acoustic meatus.
porus acus´ticus inter´nus  the opening of the internal acoustic meatus.
porus op´ticus  the opening in the sclera for passage of the optic nerve.

porus

pl. pori [L.] an opening or pore.

porus acusticus externus
the outer end of the external acoustic meatus.
porus acusticus internus
the opening of the internal acoustic meatus in the cranial cavity.
porus opticus
the opening in the sclera for passage of the optic nerve.
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The answer is simple; Porus was the bravest and the most honourable warrior the Greek army had encountered in their long march from Greece via Middle East and Persia to our land.
The results of t-test for independent samples (P: Polar axis, E: Equatorial axis, Clg: The length of colpus, Clt: The width of colpus, Plg: The length of porus, Plt: The width of porus, t: Apocolpium and Ex: Exine thickness) Tablo 2.
Most probably the overriding worry of raja Ambhi was to suppress the rising power of raja Porus (Paurava) in his immediate neighborhood on eastern borders.
38, Alexander reads the letter of Porus aloud to his army (3.
According to Albert Brian Bosworth, King Porus's territory in the Punjab was smaller than Alexander's Macedonia but the battle was exaggerated by referring to how the powerful king in India surrendered his three hundred populous cities and how Alexander showed his magnificence by treating the captured Porus in a regal style.
Raja Porus was said to be brought before Alexander in Helan, a town lying just 14 kilometers from Phalia.
variations, P: polar diameter, E: equatorial diameter, P/E: Pollen shape, Ex/int: the ratio of exine to the intin, clg: colpus length, clt: colpus width, plg: porus length regarding the poles, plt: porus width regarding the equatorial diameter, plg/plt: porus shape, t: one edge of polar triangle.
The porus border between Pakistan and Iran is the key area from where the agents are sending people abroad.
David Okada and Porus Antia are engineers at Stantec Engineering, San Francisco, CA.
Intellectually we are so inferior that we also call him great rather than recognising Porus as the defender.
Oreo, qua non Etrum posulum nonimisque etienatum ilica; ilne es es moves aur unum etem ex movissu llessignonsi porus rei se tenatam intriurbi patissil vid rem tem etellat adhucerem, cons hus, quonsilinat ad Cupiors rescerfex ne noc remquonverei consulvives et verimus?
Holt 2003:139-50 argues that the elephant medallions were just that, and not coins; and he dates them to the period 326-5, produced for an awards ceremony after the victory over Porus.