from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. Native boric acid, found in saline incrustations on the borders of hot springs near Sasso, in the territory of Florence.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Native boracic acid, H3BO3, occurring more or less pure in irregular six-sided laminæ belonging to the triclinic system, or as a crust, or in stalactitic forms composed of small scales.


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