borofluoric acid
Fluoboric Flu`o*bo"ric, a. [Fluo- boric: cf. F. fluoborique.] (Chem.) Pertaining to, derived from, or consisting of, fluorine and boron. [1913 Webster]

{Fluoridic acid} (Chem.), a double fluoride, consisting essentially of a solution of boron fluoride, in hydrofluoric acid. It has strong acid properties, and is the type of the borofluorides. Called also {borofluoric acid}. [1913 Webster]


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