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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n- A compound of two elements.

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  • Lipscomb's works from the beginning of 1950s onwards that the problems in borane chemistry could be satisfactorily solved.
  • The early research in borane chemistry is best summarized in my book "Boron Hydrides" (W.A. Benjamin, Inc., 1963), although most of this and late work is in several...
  • Gustav and his wife certainly had never seen a borane.
  • The legend ran: "Can you remember ever having seen a borane, Gustav?" for more
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