cribripore
n. [L. cribrum, sieve; porus, passage]
(PORIFERA)
1. A specialized exhalant structure of sponges where several exhalant systems combine to empty into a subsurface cavity.
2. In Polymastia (Demospongiae) an inhalent pore.

Online Dictionary of Invertebrate Zoology. . 2005.

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