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fluoboric

[floo-uh-bawr-ik, -bohr-] /ˌflu əˈbɔr ɪk, -ˈboʊr-/
adjective, Chemistry
1.
containing the univalent group BF 4 .
Origin
1805-1815
1805-15; fluo- + boric
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  • Fluorides are primarily the result of cleaning and surface treatment processes utilizing hydrofluoric and fluoboric acids.
  • The powder can be consolidated by hand with the help of a fluoboric acid solution.

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