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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Key words: Corynebacterium kroppenstedtii, otitis externa, acetic and boric acid solution, avian, peach-faced lovebird, Agapornis roseicollis
A 2% acetic acid and 2% boric acid aqueous solution (Malacetic Otic, Eur0vet, HeusdenZolder, Belgium) is commercially available as an ear and skin cleaner for use in dogs.
After 10 minutes of incubation, C kroppenstedtii was inactivated by the 2% acetic and 2% boric acid aqueous solution (undiluted) and had decreased numbers of cfu/ml at the one-half (1%) and one-quarter (0.5%) dilutions (Fig 2).
The combination of molecular and dissociated forms of boric acid significantly reduces the efficiency of ion-exchange cleaning.
In aqueous solutions B2O3 dissolves to form boric acid. The forms of boric acid as a function of pH are presented in Fig.