Polyporous
Polyporous \Po*lyp"o*rous\ (?; 277), a. [Poly- + porous.] Having many pores. --Wright. [1913 Webster]

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  • polyporous — polyporous, a. Nat. Hist. (pəˈlɪpərəs) [f. Gr. πολύπορος having many passages (see pore n.) + ous.] Having many pores. in Mayne …   Useful english dictionary

  • polyporous — SYN: cribriform. [poly + G. poros, pore] * * * poly·po·rous (polґe por″əs) having many pores …   Medical dictionary

  • Polypori — Polyporus Po*lyp o*rus, n.; pl. {Polypori}. [NL., fr. Gr. poly s many + ? a pore.] (Bot.) A genus of fungi having the under surface full of minute pores; also, any fungus of this genus. [1913 Webster] Note: {Polyporus fomentarius} was formerly… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Polyporus — Po*lyp o*rus, n.; pl. {Polypori}. [NL., fr. Gr. poly s many + ? a pore.] (Bot.) A genus of fungi having the under surface full of minute pores; also, any fungus of this genus. [1913 Webster] Note: {Polyporus fomentarius} was formerly dried and… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Polyporus betulinus — Polyporus Po*lyp o*rus, n.; pl. {Polypori}. [NL., fr. Gr. poly s many + ? a pore.] (Bot.) A genus of fungi having the under surface full of minute pores; also, any fungus of this genus. [1913 Webster] Note: {Polyporus fomentarius} was formerly… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Polyporus fomentarius — Polyporus Po*lyp o*rus, n.; pl. {Polypori}. [NL., fr. Gr. poly s many + ? a pore.] (Bot.) A genus of fungi having the under surface full of minute pores; also, any fungus of this genus. [1913 Webster] Note: {Polyporus fomentarius} was formerly… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Piptoporus betulinus — Taxobox name = Birch Bracket image width = 200px regnum = Fungi phylum = Basidiomycota classis = Agaricomycetes ordo = Polyporales familia = Fomitopsidaceae genus = Piptoporus species = P. betulinus binomial = Piptoporus betulinus binomial… …   Wikipedia

  • cribriform — Sievelike; containing many perforations. SYN: cribrate, polyporous. [L. cribrum, a sieve, + forma, form] * * * crib·ri·form krib rə .fȯrm adj pierced with small holes * * * crib·ri·form (kribґrĭ form) [L. cribrum sieve + form] perforated… …   Medical dictionary

  • Piptoporus australiensis — Scientific classification Kingdom: Fungi Phylum …   Wikipedia

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