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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.

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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
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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.
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fluor·ide

(flo͝or′īd′)
A compound containing fluorine and another element or radical.
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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
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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
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fluoride

[ˈflʊəraɪd] nfluorure mfluoride toothpaste ndentifrice m au fluor
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fluoride

nFluorid nt; fluoride toothpasteFluorzahnpasta f
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fluoride

[ˈflʊəˌraɪd] nfluoruro
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995

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.
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fluor·ide

n. fluoruro, combinación de flúor con un metal o metaloide.
English-Spanish Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

fluoride

n fluoruro
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References in periodicals archive ?
In this study, ion-selective electrodes are used for estimation of fluoride content of drinking water for the reason that it is an automatic analysing system and can be used for estimation of both ionic and non-ionic forms of fluorides in contrast to other methods which cannot distinguish between organic and inorganic fluorides.
Fluorides can be beneficial in preventing dental caries at water concentration 1 mg/dL, but it has also been shown to cause dental mottling and adverse effects in bones including increased risk of fracture at concentration in excess of 1.5 mg/dL with the risk gradually increasing with total intake of fluorides.
Living organisms are mainly exposed to inorganic fluorides through food and water.
Fluoride (F) therapy is the delivery of fluoride to teeth, either topically or systematically, in order to protect them from dental caries.
Murray, Appropriate Use of Fluorides for Human Health, World Health Organization, Geneva (1986).
Fluorides in groundwateranditsimpact on health.J Environ Biol.
It is apparent that fluorides have the ability to interfere with the functions of the brain and the body by direct and indirect means.
Fluorides. Available at: http://www.cdph.ca.gov/programs/ Pages/FluorideandFluorides.aspx.
Optimal intake of fluoride lowers the decay of teeth.1 A decline in dental caries in the developed countries has been attributed to the widespread use of systemic and topical fluorides.
Fact.MR has announced the addition of the "Hydrogen Fluoride Pyridine Market Forecast, Trend Analysis & Competition Tracking - Global Review 2019 to 2029"report to their offering.