boric oxide
A white solid, of empirical formula BO; it is an inorganic polymer used in making glass and enamel and for synthesizing other boron compounds.

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  • boric oxide — noun also boric anhydride : the trioxide B2O3 of boron obtained usually as a transparent glassy solid by fusing boric acid * * * Chem. a colorless crystalline compound, B2O3, used in metallurgy and chemical analysis. Also called boric anhydride,… …   Useful english dictionary

  • boric oxide — Chem. a colorless crystalline compound, B2O3, used in metallurgy and chemical analysis. Also called boric anhydride, boron oxide. * * * …   Universalium

  • boric acid — noun a) HBO; B(OH); a white crystalline solid, soluble in hot water to form a weak acid. Used as a mild antiseptic, flame retardant, insecticide and in the manufacture of borax and other …   Wiktionary

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  • Characteristics of oxide glasses — ▪ Table Characteristics of oxide glasses fused silica soda lime silica borosilicate aluminosilicate lead Approximate composition1 ● silica 99.9% ● water 0.1% ● silica 73% ● alumina 1% ● sodium oxide 17% ● magnesia 4% ● lime 5% ● silica 81% ●… …   Universalium

  • boron oxide — Chem. See boric oxide. * * * …   Universalium

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