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porous

see definition of porous
  • adjhaving holes; absorbent
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Synonyms for porous

adj having holes; absorbent
  • absorptive
  • penetrable
  • permeable
  • pervious
  • spongelike
  • spongy

Antonyms for porous

  • impermeable
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More words related to porous

absorbent

adjective. capable of physically taking in a liquid
  • absorptive
  • bibulous
  • dry
  • imbibing
  • penetrable
  • permeable
  • porous
  • pregnable
  • retentive
  • spongy
  • thirsty

fine

adjective. dainty, delicate; sheer
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