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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The property of having holes.

Usage examples (37)
  • Windbreaks should have from 20-50% porosity, that is allow
  • The rock had an amazing 30% porosity, meaning that, like a sponge, it had lots of holes for holding gas.
  • Nitrogen fixing trees can improve soil physical properties, such as porosity and bulk density, and increase soil nutrient availability.
  • Good thermal resistance, depending on the porosity. for more
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