ethyl borate

ethyl borate

[′eth·əl ′bȯr‚āt]
(organic chemistry)
B(OC2H5)3 A salt of ethanol and boric acid; colorless, flammable liquid; used in antiseptics, disinfectants, and fireproofing. Also known as boron triethoxide; triethylic borate.
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