borazine

[ bawr-uh-zeen, bohr- ]
/ ˈbɔr əˌzin, ˈboʊr- /

noun Chemistry.

a colorless liquid, B3N3H6, that hydrolyzes with water to form boron hydrides. It is the inorganic analogue of benzene with similar physical properties.

Nearby words

  1. borasco,
  2. borate,
  3. borax,
  4. borax bead,
  5. borax pentahydrate,
  6. borazole,
  7. borazon,
  8. borborygmi,
  9. borborygmus,
  10. bordeaux

Also bo·ra·zole [bawr-uh-zohl, bohr-] /ˈbɔr əˌzoʊl, ˈboʊr-/.

Origin of borazine


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