boracium

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Coined by Humphry Davy from borax +‎ -ium.

Noun[edit]

boracium (uncountable)

  1. (obsolete) An old name for the chemical element boron.

Latin[edit]

Noun[edit]

bōrācium n (genitive bōrāciī); second declension

  1. (chemistry, New Latin) boron

Declension[edit]

Second declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative bōrācium bōrācia
genitive bōrāciī bōrāciōrum
dative bōrāciō bōrāciīs
accusative bōrācium bōrācia
ablative bōrāciō bōrāciīs
vocative bōrācium bōrācia

Synonyms[edit]

References[edit]

  • du Cange, Charles (1883), “boracium”, in G. A. Louis Henschel, Pierre Carpentier, Léopold Favre, editors, Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (in Latin), Niort: L. Favre