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micropore

(ˈmaɪkrəʊˌpɔː)
n
a very small pore
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mi•cro•pore

(ˈmaɪ krəˌpɔr, -ˌpoʊr)

n.
a tiny opening, as in specialized biological filters or in the shells of some animals.
[1880–85]
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Medek, J.: 1977, Possibility of micropore analysis of coal and coke from the carbon dioxide isotherm.
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* Remove mites and their allergens by regular vacuum cleaning (using HEPA or micropore bags) and washing.
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