Definitions

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  • adj. Having many pores.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Having many pores.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Having many pores; cribrate; ethmoid; foraminulate.

Etymologies

poly- +‎ porous (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • It is known that a spongy, velvety flesh is procured from a certain mushroom of the genus polyporous.

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