borosilicate

[ bawr-uh-sil-i-kit, -keyt, bohr- ]

nounChemistry.
  1. a salt of boric and silicic acids.

Origin of borosilicate

1
First recorded in 1810–20; boro- + silicate

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borosilicate

/ (ˌbɔːrəʊˈsɪlɪkɪt, -ˌkeɪt) /


noun
  1. a salt of boric and silicic acids

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