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fluoride

noun [U]
 
 
/ˈflɔːraɪd/
a chemical that helps to prevent tooth decay: fluoride toothpasteDentistryThe teethProblems with bones, joints and teethTypes of chemicalSpecific chemicals, chemical compounds and gasesSubstances and structures in the body
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 Chinese (Simplified) 氟化物…
in Polish fluor, fluorek…
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