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air (one's) pores

slang 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.
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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.
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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.
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pore over

v.
To read or study something carefully and thoroughly: The engineers pored over their calculations looking for errors.
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air one’s pores

tv. to undress oneself; to become naked. I’m fixing to air my pores and take a shower.
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The Wrzburg team has reconstructed the evolutionary history of important genes that control the movement of leaf pores in flowering plants.
The thermal stability of the PPy:PSS composites in the range, 30-700[degrees]C, increased gradually with increasing pore size.
In this paper, [D.sub.D] is the fractal dimension of pore distribution.
(4) Pore porosity reflects the integrity of CPB pores and is the ratio of the pore region to the total image area.
The influence of the cooling speed on pore size can be explained using the Deville model [11], as shown in Figure 4.
Except the above-mentioned pore structure determination methods, there are still many other sophisticated techniques, for example, the transmission electron microscopy (TEM) [4], X-ray computed tomography (CT) [45-49], nitrogen gas adsorption [19, 24, 50], and small angle neutron scattering (SANS) [51-53], but they will not be discussed in this work.
In this study, excess pore water pressure during each test was continuously recorded up to 60 seconds.
The pore diameters can be easily estimated from our models.
Bulk analysis of porosity and pore size distributions in sediments is accomplished by several methods, and each has advantages and disadvantages [16-18].
Dermatologists and aestheticians often face challenging questions from patients about enlarged or dilated skin pores and the possible ways to alleviate them.
The module has been embedded in Geolog as Addax Petroleum's corporate tool for pore pressure prediction.
However, it is an intricate network of soil particles, pores, minerals, soil microbes, and more.
Following the same trend of random changes in total porosity in LVAd, the pore number also changed with the occurrence of rainfall, ranging from 390 pores at T0 to 545 at T3, 253 at T5 and 364 at T10 (Table 2).
Study subjects were assigned to three groups according to mesh used (Considering the pore size, & weight) and randomized by using simple random number table.
They rely on special pores on their heads and snouts, called ampullae of Lorenzini, that can sense electric fields generated when nearby prey move.