How does the word sound?
History of this Word
"boro" is from "borax" (boron ore) spoken by people in England during 1100-1550 A.D.
A prefix added to the start of a word. Indicates that "boron" modifies the word. Created to expand meanings. Can be used with many words to form new words.
Examples of how the word is used
|Borosilicate glass has a very low thermal expansion coefficient, making it a popular material for objects like telescope mirrors.|
|We routinely prepare boronic acids in our laboratory.|