Borazon

Borazon

[bawr-uh-zon, bohr-]
Chemistry, Trademark.
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)
 
n
an extremely hard form of boron nitride
 
[C20: from bor(on) + azo- + -on]

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