boric

[ bawr-ik, bohr- ]
/ ˈbɔr ɪk, ˈboʊr- /
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adjective Chemistry.

of or containing boron; boracic.

Nearby words

  1. borgia,
  2. borgia, cesare,
  3. borgia, lucrezia,
  4. borgia, rodrigo,
  5. borglum,
  6. boric acid,
  7. boric oxide,
  8. boricua,
  9. boride,
  10. boring

Origin of boric

First recorded in 1860–65; bor- + -ic

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British Dictionary definitions for boric

boric

/ (ˈbɔːrɪk) /

adjective

of or containing boronAlso: boracic
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