nonporous nonporous

Definition(s):

  • (adj) not porous; especially not having vessels that appear as pores

Usage(s):

  1. Unlike the paper on a conventional cigarette, the tendu leaf is nonporous, so it prevents outside air from mixing with the inhaled smoke and diluting it.
  2. Upon examination he found that it consisted of nonporous and nonabsorbent substances.
  3. For the Karst caves, he substituted abandoned salt or potash mines surrounded by nonporous rock that is easy to seal.

News

  • Formica Introduces 13 New Patterns to Solid Surfacing Collection

    CINCINNATI, OH -- Formica Corporation, a global leader in surfacing design and innovation, has introduced 13 new solid surfacing patterns, adding a new range of quartz-like patterns and some contemporary shimmer to the brand's collection of smooth, seamless and nonporous solid surfacing products.
    on October 8, 2013     Source: BuildingOnline

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