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fluoride

noun [U]
 
 
/ˈflʊə.raɪd/ US  /ˈflʊ-/
a chemical substance sometimes added to water or toothpaste (= substance for cleaning teeth) in order to help keep teeth healthy
氟化物
DentistryThe teethProblems with bones, joints and teeth
Translations of “fluoride”
in Vietnamese florua…
in Spanish flúor…
in Thai ฟลูออไรด์…
in Malaysian florida…
in French fluor…
in German das Fluorid…
in Chinese (Traditional) 氟化物…
in Indonesian fluor…
in Russian фторид…
in Turkish florür…
in Polish fluor, fluorek…
(Definition of fluoride from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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