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  • n. A preparation made by warming boric acid with glycerine; once sued as an antiseptic

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A compound of boric acid and glycerin, used as an antiseptic.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. An antiseptic substance containing about 25 per cent. of glyceryl borate, or propenyl borate (C3H5BO3), and 75 per cent. of free boric acid and glycerin in equivalent proportions.


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