borates

Group of minerals that are compounds of one or more metallic elements combined with the borate radical (B2O3). This group forms two sub-groups, the Hydrous borates and the Anhydrous borates.
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Borates

Borates refers to a group of minerals in which the borate radical (BO3) is an important constituent.
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borates

Inorganic or organic salts and esters of boric acid. ... (12 Dec 1998) ...
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