noun. a salt of boric and silicic acids.
Sentences with borosilicate
1. Noun, singular or mass
Oil paints work for both soda lime and borosilicate glasses and allow the artist to expand his color palette and use techniques that may not be achievable in the studio.
2. Verb, base form
Tempered glass is made from either borosilicate or soda and lime silicate – both work well.
While some glass tea pots, especially those made of borosilicate glass, can withstand sudden changes in temperature, it is safest to warm the glass slightly before adding the boiling water.