Definitions for "Pore"
Keywords:  vug, membrane, sweat, fungi, open
One of the minute orifices in an animal or vegetable membrane, for transpiration, absorption, etc.
A minute opening or passageway; an interstice between the constituent particles or molecules of a body; as, the pores of stones.
Small interconnecting passage through a membrane. The size and irregular path of a pore determines the removal efficiency of a membrane.
(pl. pores, adj. porate) ( Jackson, 1928; Wodehouse, 1935). A general term, applied in palynology to a circular or elliptic aperture with a length/breadth ratio less than 2 See also: aperture, porus, ulcus.
porus = hole, aperture; nuclear pore = aperture in nuclear envelope.
any tiny hole admitting passage of a liquid (fluid or gas)
Keywords:  poro
To look or gaze steadily in reading or studying; to fix the attention; to be absorbed; -- often with on or upon, and now usually with over.
direct one's attention on something; "Please focus on your studies and not on your hobbies"
a minute epidermal pore in a leaf or stem through which gases and water vapor can pass
In geology, a minute space between particles of a solid, such as soil or sediment, which permits the passage of liquids or gases.
A discrete volume of soil atmosphere completely surrounded by soil (cf. PORE SPACE).
Lenticellate channel in cross-section.
Keywords:  follicle, see
See Follicle .
Keywords:  pathway, chamber, grow, secreted, oil
Chamber lined by skin cells that form the pathway for a hair to grow through or a chamber where oil is secreted.