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Borazon

[bawr-uh-zon, bohr-] /ˈbɔr əˌzɒn, ˈboʊr-/
Chemistry, Trademark.
1.
a brand name for a cubic, diamondlike, extremely hard form of boron nitride, obtained at high temperatures and pressures: used as an abrasive and grinding agent.
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borazon

/ˈbɔːrəˌzɒn; -zən/
noun
1.
an extremely hard form of boron nitride
Word Origin
C20: from bor(on) + azo- + -on
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