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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 ?
Hausen, "Fluoride varnish versus acidulated phosphate fluoride gel: a 3-year clinical trial," Caries Research, vol.
In 2002 he began training 65 local dentists and volunteers to work in clinics in Quito and in the remote city of Ibarra, putting sealants and, later, using fluoride varnish on teeth, and handing out toothbrushes and tooth-paste.
First Tooth will train staff at two local pediatric offices and at the county's two health clinics to include basic dental care - such as oral exams and applying fluoride varnish to teeth - with the medical services they offer their Oregon Health Plan patients age 6 and younger.
A dentist can also determine whether your child is at risk for cavities and suggest preventive measures like sealants on molars or fluoride varnish protection.
The new fluoride varnish system Fluor Protector N from Ivoclar Vivadent offers professional protection of teeth against hyper- sensitivity, caries and erosion.
News of the bad teeth emerged as Mr Poots unveiled details of a research trial using fluoride varnish on two to four-year-olds.
It includes tooth brushing, healthy eating and drinking, dental screening and fluoride varnish applications.
We also have a dental care professional available to apply a fluoride varnish to the teeth of children more susceptible to tooth decay for extra protection and the take-up of the fluoride varnish has been fantastic."
This trial by the Department of Health will see dentists paid for the number of patients they care for and the health results, along with them promoting preventative dental treatments like fluoride varnish.
Effect of diode laser and fluoride varnish on initial surface demineralization of primary dentition enamel: an in vitro study.
In addition to performing APN care, Beth provides RN services related to immunizations, well child exams, fluoride varnish applications, school nursing services, communicable diseases, and disaster preparedness.
For the next three years, registered dental hygienists will conduct oral health screenings and fluoride varnish applications for children at eight early education centers and WIC (Women, Infants, and Children) nutrition program sites in Burney and Fall River Mills.