Definition of Borazon in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈbôrəˌzän/


An industrial abrasive consisting of boron nitride.
Example sentences
  • Ball races are ground with Borazon process for high precision, durability and super smooth rolling.
  • New wheels usually have a smooth grinding face since the Borazon crystals and the surrounding bond are flush to the cutting surface.
  • Diamond and Borazon mandrels are not a stock item.


1950s: from boron, with the insertion of azo-.

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Syllabification: Bo·ra·zon

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