stannous fluoride

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stannous fluoride

n.
A white powder, SnF2, used to fluoridate toothpaste.

stan′nous fluo′ride


n.
a white, crystalline powder used in fluoridating toothpaste.
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Noun1.stannous fluoride - a white powder that is used to fluoridate toothpaste
fluoride - a salt of hydrofluoric acid
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