- Boric acid
- Boric Bo"ric, a. (Chem.)
Of, pertaining to, or containing, boron.
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Boric acid — Boric acid … Wikipedia
boric acid — ► NOUN Chemistry ▪ a weakly acid crystalline compound derived from borax, used as a mild antiseptic … English terms dictionary
boric acid — n. a white, crystalline compound, H3BO3, with the properties of a weak acid, used as a mild antiseptic and in the manufacture of glass, enamels, flame retardants, etc … English World dictionary
boric acid — noun 1. a white or colorless slightly acid solid that is soluble in water and ethanol; used in the manufacture of glass and paper and adhesives and in detergents and as a flux in welding; also used as an antiseptic and food preservative • Syn:… … Useful english dictionary
boric acid — A very weak acid, used as an antiseptic dusting powder, in saturated solution as a collyrium, and with glycerin in aphthae and stomatitis. SYN: boracic acid. * * * boric acid n a white crystalline acid H3BO3 obtained from its salts and used esp.… … Medical dictionary
boric acid — boro rūgštis statusas T sritis chemija formulė H₃BO₃ atitikmenys: angl. boric acid; orthoboric acid rus. ортоборная кислота ryšiai: sinonimas – ortoborato rūgštis sinonimas – vandenilio trioksoboratas (3–) … Chemijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas
boric acid — acid which is used as an antiseptic (Medicine) … English contemporary dictionary
boric acid — noun a) HBO; B(OH); a white crystalline solid, soluble in hot water to form a weak acid. Used as a mild antiseptic, flame retardant, insecticide and in the manufacture of borax and other … Wiktionary
boric acid — /bɔrɪk ˈæsəd/ (say bawrik asuhd) noun any of a group of acids derived from boron trioxide with varying amounts of water especially orthoboric or boracic acid, B2O3.3H2O (or H3BO3), used as an antiseptic, preservative, and in fireproofing… … Australian English dictionary
boric acid — 1. Also called orthoboric acid. Chem., Pharm. a white, crystalline acid, H3BO3, occurring in nature or prepared from borax: used chiefly in the manufacture of ceramics, cements, glass, and enamels, for fireproofing, and in medicine in aqueous… … Universalium