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bo·rate

 (bôr′āt′)
n.
1. A salt, ester, or anion of boric acid.
2. Any of a family of boron-oxygen compounds or ions.

borate

n
(Elements & Compounds) a salt or ester of boric acid. Salts of boric acid consist of BO3 and BO4 units linked together
vb
(Chemistry) (tr) to treat with borax, boric acid, or borate

bo•rate

(n. ˈbɔr eɪt, -ɪt, ˈboʊr-; v. ˈbɔr eɪt, ˈboʊr-)

n., v. -rat•ed, -rat•ing. n.
1. a salt or ester of boric acid.
v.t.
2. to treat with borate, boric acid, or borax.
[1810–20]

bo·rate

(bôr′āt′)
A chemical compound containing the group BO3.

borate


Past participle: borated
Gerund: borating

Imperative
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borate
Present
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you borate
he/she/it borates
we borate
you borate
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Preterite
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Present Continuous
I am borating
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he/she/it is borating
we are borating
you are borating
they are borating
Present Perfect
I have borated
you have borated
he/she/it has borated
we have borated
you have borated
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Past Continuous
I was borating
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he/she/it was borating
we were borating
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Past Perfect
I had borated
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Future
I will borate
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he/she/it will borate
we will borate
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Future Perfect
I will have borated
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Future Continuous
I will be borating
you will be borating
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Present Perfect Continuous
I have been borating
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he/she/it has been borating
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Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been borating
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he/she/it will have been borating
we will have been borating
you will have been borating
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Past Perfect Continuous
I had been borating
you had been borating
he/she/it had been borating
we had been borating
you had been borating
they had been borating
Conditional
I would borate
you would borate
he/she/it would borate
we would borate
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Past Conditional
I would have borated
you would have borated
he/she/it would have borated
we would have borated
you would have borated
they would have borated
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.borate - a salt or ester of boric acid
salt - a compound formed by replacing hydrogen in an acid by a metal (or a radical that acts like a metal)
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