[ floo-uh-bawr-eyt, -it, -bohr- ]
/ ˌflu əˈbɔr eɪt, -ɪt, -ˈboʊr- /
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a salt of fluoboric acid.
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Example sentences from the Web for fluoborate
Boron can be estimated by precipitation as potassium fluoborate, which is insoluble in a mixture of potassium acetate and alcohol.