[ bawr-ahyd, bohr- ]
/ ˈbɔr aɪd, ˈboʊr- /
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a compound consisting of two elements of which boron is the more electronegative one.
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British Dictionary definitions for boride
/ (ˈbɔːraɪd) /
a compound in which boron is the most electronegative element, esp a compound of boron and a metal
Word Origin for boride
C19: from bor (on) + -ide
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