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fluor·ide

 (flo͝or′īd′, flôr′-)
n.
Univalent fluorine, or a compound of fluorine, especially a binary compound of fluorine with a more electropositive element.

fluoride

(ˈflʊəˌraɪd)
n
1. (Chemistry) any salt of hydrofluoric acid, containing the fluoride ion, F
2. (Chemistry) any compound containing fluorine, such as methyl fluoride

fluor•ide

(ˈflʊər aɪd, ˈflɔr-, ˈfloʊr-)

n.
1. a salt of hydrofluoric acid consisting of two elements, one of which is fluorine, as sodium fluoride, NaF.
2. a compound containing fluorine.
[1820–30]

fluor·ide

(flo͝or′īd′)
A compound containing fluorine and another element or radical.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.fluoride - a salt of hydrofluoric acid
boron trifluoride - a pungent colorless gas
halide - a salt of any halogen acid
hydrogen fluoride - a colorless poisonous corrosive liquid made by the action of sulphuric acid on calcium fluoride; solutions in water are hydrofluoric acid
stannous fluoride - a white powder that is used to fluoridate toothpaste
sulfur hexafluoride, sulphur hexafluoride - a colorless gas that is soluble in alcohol and ether; a powerful greenhouse gas widely used in the electrical utility industry
Translations
مُرَكَّب الفلور
fluorid
fluor
fluorid
flúoríî
florasfloridas
fluorīds
fluorid
flüorür

fluoride

[ˈflʊəraɪd]
A. Nfluoruro m
B. CPD fluoride toothpaste Npasta f de dientes con flúor

fluoride

[ˈflʊəraɪd] nfluorure mfluoride toothpaste ndentifrice m au fluor

fluoride

nFluorid nt; fluoride toothpasteFluorzahnpasta f

fluoride

[ˈflʊəˌraɪd] nfluoruro

fluoride

(ˈfluəraid) noun
any of several substances containing fluorine, especially one which helps to prevent tooth decay.
fluorine (ˈfluəriːn) noun
an element, a pale greenish-yellow gas.

fluor·ide

n. fluoruro, combinación de flúor con un metal o metaloide.

fluoride

n fluoruro
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Dental fluorosis which manifests as discolouration of teeth and skeletal fluorosis which are endemic are most early biomarkers of fluoride toxicity.
7] In a study performed by Susheela and Kumar, [8] it was seen that chronic fluoride toxicity caused regression of seminiferous tubule and cessation of the spermatogenesis in the rabbit.
Many studies also indicate that fluoride toxicity can induce free radical toxicity in humans and animals.
The nineteen papers review data on the intestinal absorption of fluoride, fluoride accumulation in crops and vegetables, teeth-saliva migration of fluoride ions, bone metabolism and remodeling, PET bone scans, fluoride-induced oxidative stress in hippocampal cells and the liver, and preventing fluoride toxicity with selenium.
Acute fluoride toxicity depends not only on the amount of fluoride intake but the patient's weight.
It is suggested that besides providing the fluoride free drinking water on priority basis in such affected areas, early detection of fluoride toxicity should also be ensured for the implementation of preventive measures, as it is the only approach considering that fluorosis is untreatable.
I believe NF1 and osteosarcoma are results of fluoride toxicity which causes a rather newly recognized disease, called hypothyroidism 2.
13-15 Widespread degenerative changes varying from ballooning of cell to necrosis and accumulation of mononuclear cells in hepatic lobules were observed in fluoride toxicity.
4 However, excess ingestion of fluoride can lead to mottling of enamel or dental fluorosis and fluoride toxicity.
In 2006, US National Academies of Science released a major, authoritative report on fluoride toxicity.
This permanent mottling of teeth is not a mere cosmetic issue but the first outward manifestation of chronic fluoride toxicity.