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American English: /ˈpərmiəb(ə)l/
British English: /ˈpəːmɪəb(ə)l/


  • permeable (to something)
    Example sentences
    • The dialysis membrane is permeable to all the plasma constituents, with the exception of plasma proteins.
    • A semi-permeable membrane is otherwise known as a selectively permeable membrane.
    • A ‘carrier bed’ is a porous and permeable rock near the source rock through which petroleum flows from source to trap.

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