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borate

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noun bo·rate \-ˌāt\

Definition of borate

  1. :  a salt or ester of a boric acid



1788

First Known Use of borate

1788


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borate

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noun bo·rate \ˈbō(ə)r-ˌāt, ˈbȯ(ə)r-\

Medical Definition of borate

  1. :  a salt or ester of a boric acid




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