## Wikipedia - Heterogene Katalyse (de) Wikipedia - Nanoporos (pt) Wikipedia - Porosità (it) mesopore

in catalysis
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Pore of intermediate size. [Those with widths exceeding about $$0.05\ \unicode[Times]{x3BC}\text{m}$$ or $$50\ \text{nm}$$ ($$500\ \mathring{\text{A}}$$) are called macropores; those with widths not exceeding about $$2\ \text{nm}$$ ($$20\ \mathring{\text{A}}$$) are called micropores].
Sources:
PAC, 1972, 31, 577. (Manual of Symbols and Terminology for Physicochemical Quantities and Units, Appendix II: Definitions, Terminology and Symbols in Colloid and Surface Chemistry) on page 585 [Terms] [Paper]
PAC, 1976, 46, 71. (Manual of Symbols and Terminology for Physicochemical Quantities and Units - Appendix II. Definitions, Terminology and Symbols in Colloid and Surface Chemistry. Part II: Heterogeneous Catalysis) on page 79 [Terms] [Paper]