meaning of boric acid

boric acid meaning in General Dictionary

some of various acids containing boron and oxygen

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  • a white or colorless somewhat acid solid that is dissolvable in liquid and ethanol; found in the make of glass and report and glues plus detergents and as a flux in welding; also utilized as an antiseptic and food preservative

Sentence Examples with the word boric acid

The presence of boric acid or its salts has been noted in sea-water, whilst it is also said to exist in plants and especially in almost all fruits (A.

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