borazole

noun

bor·​azole
ˈbōrəˌzōl,
ˈbȯr-;
bəˈraˌzōl
variants or borazine
-zēn
plural -s
: a colorless volatile liquid compound B3N3H6 that is formed by heating diborane and ammonia and has a structure like that of benzene with alternating boron and nitrogen atoms in a ring

called also triborine triamine

Word History

Etymology

bor- + azole or azine

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“Borazole.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/borazole. Accessed 15 Jun. 2024.

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