boracic acid


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Boracic acid

Boric acid.
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Noun1.boracic acid - any of various acids containing boron and oxygen
acid - any of various water-soluble compounds having a sour taste and capable of turning litmus red and reacting with a base to form a salt
perboric acid - a form of boric acid
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A key point in Benaud's career came in a New Zealand chemist's shop when a casual conversation resulted in pharmacist called Ivan James provided him with a mixture of calamine lotion and boracic acid powder normally used to treat leg ulcers.
Using Thiersch's solution of salycilic and boracic acids, the bladder was irrigated with copious and repeatedly washed for a number of days.