Definition of poriferous in English:

poriferous

Line breaks: por¦if¦er|ous
Pronunciation: /pɒˈrɪf(ə)rəs/

Entry from British & World English dictionary

adjective

technical
Having pores.

Origin

mid 19th century: from Latin porus 'pore' + -ferous.

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