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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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[USPRwire, Tue Aug 20 2019] Hydrogen Fluoride Pyridine Market: Introduction Hydrogen Fluoride Pyridine is a type of nucleophilic fluorinating reagent, which consists of a mixture of hydrogen fluoride and pyridine in the ratio of 55-75% to 25-45% respectively.
The price of Soulbrain's shares shot up in early July as the company gained attention for possibly being able to substitute for Japan's exports of hydrogen fluoride, which came under new restrictions.
Fluoride can also be used in pesticides, fertilizer, some drugs and aluminum.
Malin, Ph.D., from the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai in New York City, and colleagues used data from the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey for 2013 to 2016 to examine the correlation between fluoride exposure and kidney and liver parameters among U.S.
Dr Olushola Ibiyemi gave the charge in a Faculty of Dentistry lecture titled 'Fluoride: A friend to Embrace or a Foe to Avoid' at the College of Medicine, University of Ibadan.
The newspaper advertisement for Fluoride Free New Zealand showed a photo of a child drinking a glass of water with the heading Fluoride is a Neurotoxin that Reduces Childrens IQ.
Most toothpastes already contain fluoride. While health authorities recognize fluoride as a cavity blocker, the internet is dotted with claims, often from "natural" toothpaste marketers and alternative medicine advocates, that fluoride-free toothpaste also prevents cavities.
This means that they meet the ADA's strict requirements, which specify that toothpaste must: contain fluoride contain active ingredients to improve oral hygiene be free from flavoring agents that contribute to tooth decay, such as sugar have scientific evidence to support that it is safe and effective However, participation in the ADA program is voluntary, and not all good toothpaste brands will carry the seal.
It includes only one 1997 study in which 1,400 pregnant women were randomly allocated to fluoride treatment or placebo.
In a total of 55 samples, amount of fluoride ranged from 10 to 1,674 ppm in local samples and in imported brands it ranged from 426 to 1,444 ppm.
[USA], Nov 14 ( ANI ): A simple colour-changing test to detect fluoride in drinking water could in the future prevent the crippling bone disease, skeletal fluorosis, in developing countries such as India and Tanzania.
In many countries, small amounts of fluoride are added to drinking water, salt, or milk to reduce the incidence of tooth decay.