borane

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noun bo·rane \ˈbȯr-ˌān\

Definition of borane

  1. 1 :  a compound of boron and hydrogen; specifically :  a compound BH3 known only in the form of its derivatives

  2. 2 :  a derivative of borane

Origin and Etymology of borane

International Scientific Vocabulary, from boron


First Known Use: 1916


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