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Definitions of porous:
  • adjective:   able to absorb fluids
    Example: "The partly porous walls of our digestive system"
  • adjective:   full of pores or vessels or holes
  • adjective:   allowing passage in and out
    Example: "Our unfenced and largely unpoliced border inevitably has been very porous"

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