Softwoods have no pores proper, and are classed “non-porous.”
Non-porous woods, which comprise the conifers, as pine and spruce.
Asbestos is merely a non-combustible material in which air may be entrapped, but, when non-porous, is a good conductor of heat.
The only thing there is to go by, in telling a man with a non-porous mind, is to try gently—changing it, and see what happens.
The decontagion suit was non-porous and impermeable, covering completely the rest of his body.
The softwoods do not contain "pores" or vessels and are therefore called "non-porous" woods.
The circular pools were the hollows dug by the German shells in the limy, non-porous soil which preserved all the runnels of rain.
Vases of any kind may be used, provided they are non-porous, but the bulbs to be planted in them should be of a suitable size.
It polishes down very close and compact as to texture, giving a glass-like, non-porous surface.
As no damp-course is required in concrete work, when the aggregate is of a non-porous material, one is not shown.