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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Not permeable by liquids.

Usage examples (38)
  • nonporous wood
  • This is sometimes used for glazing nonporous ware that cannot absorb water.
  • The creamy glaze forms a thick loose layer that stays on the nonporous surface.
  • Flocculation is also used for nonporous ware often in combination with a binder. for more
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