boric


Also found in: Thesaurus, Medical, Financial, Acronyms, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
Related to boric: Boric oxide

bo·ric

 (bôr′ĭk) also bo·rac·ic (bə-răs′ĭk)
adj.
Of, relating to, derived from, or containing boron.

boric

(ˈbɔːrɪk)
adj
(Elements & Compounds) of or containing boron. Also: boracic

bo•ric

(ˈbɔr ɪk, ˈboʊr-)

adj.
of or containing boron; boracic.
[1860–65]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.boric - of or relating to or derived from or containing boron; "boric acid"
Translations
References in periodicals archive ?
On lentils, the duty has been increased from 40 per cent to 50 per cent, on boric acid it has been increased from 17.5 per cent to 27.5 per cent and on diagnostic items from 20 per cent to 30 per cent.
Det Con McDonack added: "Reed was found to be using boric acid to cut with his cocaine in order to maximize his profits, with no regards to the health of those he was selling it to.
Add 3/4 teaspoon (1/8 ounce) of contact lens solution WITH boric acid.
The fact that visas were abolished this year is an encouragement to make the economic cooperation even better," emphasized Boric.
Boric acid can be toxic for children if licked or swallowed.
The combination of molecular and dissociated forms of boric acid significantly reduces the efficiency of ion-exchange cleaning.
This paper describes a fast and efficient approach for preparing nanocrystalline [B.sub.4]C by microwave carbothermal reduction of boric acid.
Gotthelf and Young (1997) have reported a high efficacy (70.6%) of an ear cleansing solution containing 2% Acetic acid and 2% Boric acid used alone for 7 days to treat Malassezia otitis in dogs.
Boric Acid powder, which was used to allow the disks to move swiftly on the board, was recently declared 'Toxic for reproduction' by the EU.