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1.(Chem.) A combining form indicating fluorine as an ingredient; as in fluosilicate, fluobenzene.
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912 Deviation Naph-Naphthalene; Ace- Acenaphthene; Acen- Acenapthylene; Flu- Fluorene; Phe-Phenanthrene; Ant-Anthracene; Fluo- Fluoranthene; Pyr-Pyrene; Benz-1,2-Benzanthracene; Chr-Chrysene; Benzo(b)- Benzo(b) fluorathene; Benzo(k)- Benzo(k) fluoranthene; Benzo(a)- Benzo(a) pyrene; Diben-1,2,5,6-Dibenzanthracene; Ind- Indeno(1,2,3-C.
2000, "Algal and cyanobacterial responses to fluo- ride, Fluoride", 33 (2), 55-65.