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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 pore /ˈpor, ˈpɔr/

From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Medical Dictionary 英漢醫學字典

 pore /ˈpo(ə)r, ˈpɔ(ə)r/ 名詞

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Pore n.
 1. One of the minute orifices in an animal or vegetable membrane, for transpiration, absorption, etc.
 2. A minute opening or passageway; an interstice between the constituent particles or molecules of a body; as, the pores of stones.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Pore, v. i. [imp. & p. p. Pored p. pr. & vb. n. Poring.]  To look or gaze steadily in reading or studying; to fix the attention; to be absorbed; -- often with on or upon, and now usually with over.“Painfully to pore upon a book.”
    The eye grows weary with poring perpetually on the same thing.   --Dryden.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n 1: any tiny hole admitting passage of a liquid (fluid or gas)
      2: any small opening in the skin or outer surface of an animal
      3: a minute epidermal pore in a leaf or stem through which
         gases and water vapor can pass [syn: stoma, stomate]
      v : direct one's attention on something; "Please focus on your
          studies and not on your hobbies" [syn: concentrate, focus,
           center, centre, rivet]