Pyroborate
Pyroborate Pyr`o*bo"rate, n. (Chem.) A salt of pyroboric acid. [1913 Webster]

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  • pyroborate — /puy reuh bawr ayt, it, bohr /, n. borax. [PYRO + BORATE] * * * …   Universalium

  • pyroborate — noun any salt of pyroboric acid …   Wiktionary

  • pyroborate — py·ro·bo·rate (pi ro borґāt) any salt of pyroboric acid …   Medical dictionary

  • pyroborate — py·ro·borate …   English syllables

  • pyroborate — “+ noun Etymology: pyr + borate : tetraborate * * * /puy reuh bawr ayt, it, bohr /, n. borax. [PYRO + BORATE] …   Useful english dictionary

  • sodium pyroborate — Chem. borax1. [PYRO + BORATE] * * * …   Universalium

  • sodium pyroborate — s. borate …   Medical dictionary

  • sodium pyroborate — Chem. borax1. [PYRO + BORATE] …   Useful english dictionary

  • sodium — A metallic element, atomic no. 11, atomic wt. 22.989768; an alkali metal oxidizing readily in air or water; its salts are found in natural biologic systems and are extensively used in medicine and industry. The s. ion is the most plentiful… …   Medical dictionary

  • Borax — Bo rax, n. [OE. boras, fr. F. borax, earlier spelt borras; cf. LL. borax, Sp. borraj; all fr. Ar. b?rag, fr. Pers. b?rah.] A white or gray crystalline salt, with a slight alkaline taste, used as a flux, in soldering metals, making enamels, fixing …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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