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  • Boron nitride's 2 structural forms: hexagonal-shaped and cubic.
    Rights: The University of Waikato Te Whare Wānanga o Waikato Published 9 April 2010 Size: 160 KB Referencing Hub media

    Boron nitride has two structural forms. The hexagonal-shaped form is used in cosmetics as a lubricant. The diamond shaped form is used in applications requiring strength, toughness and durability.

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