tetraborate

noun
tet·​ra·​bo·​rate | \ -ˈbō(ə)r-ˌāt How to pronounce tetraborate (audio) \

Medical Definition of tetraborate

: a salt or ester of tetraboric acid — see sodium tetraborate

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“Tetraborate.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/tetraborate. Accessed 28 Sep. 2020.

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