Meaning of BORACITE in English

ˈbōrəˌsīt, ˈbȯr- noun

( -s )

Etymology: German borazit, from Medieval Latin borac-, borax + German -it -ite

: a mineral Mg 3 B 7 O 13 Cl consisting of a borate and chloride of magnesium that is strongly pyroelectric and occurs in hard glassy crystals and in softer white masses (hardness 7, specific gravity 2.9)

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