Definition of boric in English:

boric

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Pronunciation: /ˈbɔːrɪk
 
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adjective

Chemistry
  • Of boron: boric oxide
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    • Glass-forming substances are usually silica, boric oxide, phosphorous pentoxide, or feldspars.
    • So boric acids, or boric salts, are products which traditionally used to protect buildings that perhaps have already suffered from some rot or decay.
    • A mild acid (usually citric, but sometimes acetic, boric, lactic or tartaric) is often added to amidol formulae to prevent oxidation, which can cause staining of the print.

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