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air (one's) pores

To be naked. It feels good to air my pores and take a nice hot bath after a long day at work.
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pore over

To examine, study, or read with intense, careful attention. She spent hours poring over the text, searching for a clue that might help solve the case. I had to pore over the contract to find who is liable in such a situation.
See also: over, pore

air one's pores

Sl. to undress oneself; to become naked. Me and Wilbur, that's my brother, both fell in the creek and had to air our pores a while so our pants could dry out.
See also: air, pore

pore over something

to look over something carefully. She pored over the reports, looking for errors. I need to take a few hours to pore over these contracts and see if they are ready to be signed.
See also: over, pore

pore over

v.
To read or study something carefully and thoroughly: The engineers pored over their calculations looking for errors.
See also: over, pore

air one’s pores

tv. to undress oneself; to become naked. I’m fixing to air my pores and take a shower.
See also: air, pore
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Pores are actually the tiny openings of the pilosebaceous and sweat ducts on the skin surface.
3D pore distribution features within the tensile samples were obtained by scanning their gauge areas.
The obtained micrographs were further interpreted with specific computational software to obtain the main numerical membrane morphological parameters: pore number and pore size distribution, pore density, porosity, membrane asymmetry, membrane regularity, and tortuosity.
Many of them liked the areas that had a lot of pores with smaller (30-90 micron) diameter, while others preferred being around large (more than 150 micron) pores.
The changes in pore type and morphology due to the impact of erosive rainfall events were best understood based on the pore distribution analysis, which provided data on the area (Figures 8, 10 and 12) and the number of pores (Figures 9, 11 and 13) based on the observed pore shapes (round, elongated or complex).
Foreign body sensation was present in patients in following order: 17 patients (74%) in pp small pore mesh>in 2 patients (52.
However, one pore less in the preopercular series was observed in three specimens of G.
A good primer product rebuilds pore walls and stops excess sebum production while moisturizing the skin, giving it a pore-less, satiny finish, that will make skin glow.
The Clarisonic Deep Pore Decongesting Solution (includes the renowned Clarisonic Mia 2 Sonic Skin Cleansing Brush with the Deep Pore Brush Head, Deep Pore Daily Cleanser and Decongesting Clay Mask) is [euro]169 and available nationwide from June.
The concept of using graphene perforated by nanoscale pores is the first step towards production of improved filters.
In this study, the result shows that aluminium oxide films growth very well on substrate surface at 15[degrees]C and resulted to the large pore size with high thickness.
It made large pores around my nose and cheeks noticeably less visible.
After that, demoulding took place and cubes were crushed for compressive strength and representative samples were taken from the middle of the crushed cube for the determination of porosity and pore size distribution.
Several studies have tried to trace indirectly the location of SOM decomposition in the soil pore space.
The internal structure is changing as a result of water freezing and thawing and crystallization of salt in the pore space.