from The Century Dictionary.

  • Containing or yielding borax.

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  • adjective Yielding or containing borax.


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  • Of gaseous springs, there are in Italy the so-called fumaiole that emit aqueous vapour with carbonic acid, the boraciferous blowers of Tuscany, and the sulphur-producing spring of Pozzuoli which burst into an eruption in

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