Examples from the Web for boric
If the wound cavity be clean, and if there be no odour, it is sufficient to irrigate it with a simple saline or boric lotion.
Best with fresh absorbent cotton and tepid water, or a solution of boric acid, two teaspoonfuls to the pint.The Care and Feeding of Children|L. Emmett Holt
Double cyanide gauze, rung out of boric lotion and covered with a good supporting pad of cotton-wool, is then put on.
Thus cream is preserved by adding small quantities of boric acid.
The preservatives sometimes used, namely, boric and salicylic acids and formaldehyde, can only be detected by chemical tests.