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borax1 British & World English

A white compound which occurs as a mineral in some alkaline salt deposits and is used in making glass and ceramics, as a metallurgical flux, and as an antiseptic

borax2 British & World English

Good-natured teasing or ridicule; banter

honey of borax British & World English

A medicinal preparation consisting of clarified honey and borax, used especially in the treatment of thrush.

poke borax at British & World English

Deride or make fun of