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pore

Pronunciation: /pɔːr; pɔː(r)/

Translation of pore in Spanish:

noun/nombre

  • poro (masculine) he was perspiring from every pore transpiraba por todos los poros
    Example sentences
    • Stomata are minute pores in the surface of leaves through which water vapor and gases, including carbon dioxide, pass.
    • The sebum flows through a narrow follicular canal or duct and empties onto the surface of the skin through a pore or opening.
    • It is also noteworthy that the cell surfaces are pocked with pores which pass to the interior.

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