from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Having pores.
- adj. Of or relating to the poriferans.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Provided with pores; specifically, of or pertaining to the Porifera; poriferal: distinguished from osculiferous.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. full of pores or vessels or holes
-- The ambulacral areas are narrow, but the poriferous zones are rather wide; and the interambulacral areas are about four times as wide as the ambulacral.
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In effect, we have a possible similarity with the Colombia of the '80s: the economic, social, and arms strength of drug trafficking on one side, and the poriferous and corrupt politicians, from police and military structures and some top public servants administering highways, airports, customs, or ports, on the other.