orthoboric acid

[ awr-thuh-bawr-ik, -bohr-, awr-thuh- ]
/ ˈɔr θəˈbɔr ɪk, -ˈboʊr-, ˌɔr θə- /

noun Chemistry.


Nearby words

  1. ortho-kung t cell,
  2. ortho-nitrophenol,
  3. ortho-novum,
  4. ortho-toluidine,
  5. ortho-xylene,
  6. orthocenter,
  7. orthocentre,
  8. orthocephalic,
  9. orthochorea,
  10. orthochromatic

Origin of orthoboric acid


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British Dictionary definitions for orthoboric acid

orthoboric acid

/ (ˌɔːθəʊˈbɔːrɪk) /

noun

the more formal name for boric acid (def. 1)
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