fluoride
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fluoride(
flaw
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rayd
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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (chemistry)
a. el fluoruro
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Iodine and fluoride are added to all table salt sold in Mexico.Se añade yodo y fluoruro a toda la sal de mesa que se vende en México.
2. (dentistry)
a. el flúor
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
The dentist applied fluoride to Maria's teeth to prevent dental cavities.El dentista le aplicó flúor a los dientes de María para prevenir la caries dental.
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fluoride
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. el fluoruro
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Copyright © 2006 Harrap Publishers Limited
fluoride [ˈflʊəraɪd]
noun
fluoruro (m)
modifier
fluoride toothpaste (n) pasta (f) de dientes con flúor
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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