boric acid

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Synonyms for boric acid

a white or colorless slightly acid solid that is soluble in water and ethanol

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any of various acids containing boron and oxygen


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When the reactor unit is operating at power, the pH values, with a boric acid concentration of up to 10.
But a cleansing solution containing 2% Boric acid and 2% Acetic acid was preferred in present clinical trial owing to its high efficacy in reducing Malassezia load in ear canal (Gotthelf and Young,1997), bacteriostatic effect (Harvey,1985) and low cost.
However, performing of the reaction in the presence of boric acid, exhibited the more efficient result.
Simultaneous stress-strain/SAXS/WAXD experiments of the PVA films during film stretching in the boric acid aqueous solutions with various boric acid concentrations were performed with the SAXS/WAXD apparatus at BL03XU beamline of SPring-8 (Hyogo, Japan).
The field experiment showed that boric acid sugar baits sprayed on plants within a hammock island near salt marshes resulted in the significant reduction of landing rate counts on human subjects (Fig.
The ototoxic effect of boric acid solutions applied into the middle ear of guinea pigs.
Boric acid for recurrent vulvovaginal candidiasis: the clinical evidence.
Boric acid suppositories have been around for a very long time and are both antibacterial and antifungal, although their exact mechanism of action is not clear.
9 mL, respectively, which is quite negligible quantity with the exception of boric acid which is 550 g, 530 g, 350g and 550 g accordingly and obviously higher than the preceding acids.
Sales of store brand boric acid, for instance, increased 21.
01 (a) DOT = disodium octaborate tetrahydrate; BAE = boric acid equivalent.
2 reactor at its quake-damaged Fukushima Daiichi power plant and that it has begun injecting boric acid to control a possible nuclear reaction.
Boric acid was injected through a cooling pipe as a precaution because it can counteract nuclear reactions, the report added.
SEOUL, March 16 (Saba) -- South Koreaa will offer boric acid to Japan to help the neighboring country cope with an unfolding nuclear crisis triggered by last week's massive earthquake and tsunami, the South Korean government said Tuesday.