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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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Keywords: Dental decay, Dental fluorosis, Fluoride toothpastes, Karachi.
Dental fluorosis which manifests as discolouration of teeth and skeletal fluorosis which are endemic are most early biomarkers of fluoride toxicity.
While there is no dispute that chronic ingestion of high concentrations of fluoride has negative effects, there is some debate regarding adverse health implications of concentrations deemed "optimal".
Trendley Dean, a dentist working for the US Public Service, was studying the harmful effects of fluoride, and in 1950, he demonstrated that fluoride therapy, in small amounts, has obviC.
Gupta and Ayoob apply the principles and methods of environmental engineering to the geo-genic pollution of drinking water with fluoride They cover a global perspective on fluoride in drinking water, a scenario of fluoride pollution, dental fluorosis, skeletal fluorosis, stress effects of fluoride on humans, fluoride in the environment and its toxicological effects, an overview of defluoridation techniques, and a case study of the adsorptive removal of fluoride.
05) although thiobarbituric acid reactive substances in amniotic fluid and serum fluoride levels were significantly lower in group II than group I (pless than 0.
Based on the findings of these 2 studies, the ensuing conclusions regarding silver diamine fluoride can be drawn:
Fluoride does not compete with iodine for transport into the thyroid, according to the NRC report.
Quinonez teamed up at the annual meeting of the American Academy of Pediatrics to deliver this message and to show pediatricians through a hands-on workshop how simple and important fluoride varnishing and oral health counseling are to pediatric preventive care.
Both the B recommendation given by the USPSTF to fluoride varnish application and inclusion in the Bright Futures periodicity schedule mean that fluoride varnish is required by the Affordable Care Act to be covered by insurers without out of pocket costs to the patient.
Aims and Objectives: The present experimental study is designed to investigate the toxic changes in the liver of sodium fluoride treated mice and evaluate the protection provided by vitamin E.
confirmed that supervised regular use of fluoride mouth rinse can reduce tooth decay in children and adolescents.