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Synonyms for boraxˈbɔr æks, -əks, ˈboʊr-; ˈbɔr əˌsiz, ˈboʊr-

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. borax(noun)

    an ore of boron consisting of hydrated sodium borate; used as a flux or cleansing agent


  1. borax(noun)

    preservative, E285

  2. borax(noun)

    Cheap or tawdry, referring to furniture or other works of industrial design.

    preservative, E285

  3. borax(noun)

    The sodium salt of boric acid, NaBO, either anhydrous or with 5 or 10 molecules of water of crystallisation; sodium tetraborate.

    preservative, E285

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. borax(n.)

    TINCAL, bi-borate of soda

Concise Medical Dictionary, by Joseph C Segen, MD

  1. borax

    Sodium borate

  2. borax

    Disodium tetraborate, sodium borate, sodium tetraborate

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