a.1.(Chem.) Pertaining to, derived from, or consisting of, fluorine and boron.
Fluoridic acid
(Chem.) a double fluoride, consisting essentially of a solution of boron fluoride, in hydrofluoric acid. It has strong acid properties, and is the type of the borofluorides. Called also borofluoric acid.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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