borated

adjective
bo·​rat·​ed | \ ˈbȯr-ˌā-təd How to pronounce borated (audio) \

Definition of borated

: mixed or impregnated with borax or boric acid

First Known Use of borated

1804, in the meaning defined above

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“Borated.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/borated. Accessed 1 Mar. 2021.

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borated

adjective
bo·​rat·​ed | \ -ˌāt-əd How to pronounce borated (audio) \

Medical Definition of borated

: mixed or impregnated with borax or boric acid

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