<chemistry> Pertaining to derived from, or designating, an acid, H2B4O7 (called also tetraboric acid), which is the acid ingredient of ordinary borax, and is obtained by heating boric acid.

Origin: Pyro- + boric.

(01 Mar 1998)

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