Definition of Fluoridate in English :

Define Fluoridate in English

Fluoridate meaning in English

Meaning of Fluoridate in English

Pronunciation of Fluoridate in English

Fluoridate pronunciation in English

Pronounce Fluoridate in English


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1. fluoridate, fluoridise, fluoridize

subject to fluoridation; treat with fluoride

Example Sentences:
'fluoridized water'
'fluoridize the teeth of children'

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to subject (water) to fluoridation
. Also: fluoridize, fluoridise (ˈflʊərɪˌdaɪz)

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verb transitiveWord forms: fluˈoriˌdated or fluˈoriˌdating
to add fluorides to (a supply of drinking water) in order to reduce the incidence of caries in the teeth

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tr.v. fluor·i·dat·ed, fluor·i·dat·ing, fluor·i·dates
To add a fluorine compound to (a drinking water supply, for example) for the purpose of reducing tooth decay.

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