how to pronounce boron


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boron is pronounced in two syllables

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An example use of boron in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… that forms from the bulky boron reagent …”

meanings of boron


  1. The chemical element (symbol B) with an atomic number of 5, which is a metalloid found in its pure form as a dark amorphous powder.
  2. A single atom of this element.


  1. A census-designated place in Kern County, California, United States.
  2. A surname​.

boron frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word boron occurs in english on average 0.1 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2+ level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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