borine

noun
bo·​rine | \ ˈbōrˌen, ˈbȯˌrēn, -ə̇n \
plural -s

Definition of borine

1 : a borane BH3 known only in the form of derivatives
2 : a derivative [as trimethyl-borine (CH3)3B] of borine

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bor- + -ine

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“Borine.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/borine. Accessed 12 May. 2021.

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