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  • The skin-contact layer’s porous.
  • He imagined it now—sealed off in strata of porous rock by the leathery half-plant, half-animal little makers—and the thin rupture that was pouring a cool stream of clearest, pure, liquid, soothing water into . A pre-spice mass!
  • As facts grew into evidence, a creature emerged to explain these leathery scraps — a sandswimmer that blocked off water into fertile pockets within the porous lower strata below the 280∞ (absolute) line.

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  • the partly porous walls of our digestive system
  • compacting the soil to make it less porous

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