Dictionary: A   B   C   D   E   F   G   H   I   J   K   L   M   N   O   P   Q   R   S   T   U   V   W   X   Y   Z


[floo r-i-dahyz, flawr-, flohr-] /ˈflʊər ɪˌdaɪz, ˈflɔr-, ˈfloʊr-/

verb (used with object), fluoridized, fluoridizing.
to treat, impregnate, or affect with a .

fluoridization fluor·i·di·za·tion (flur’ĭ-dĭ-zā’shən, flôr’-)
The therapeutic use of fluorides to reduce the incidence of dental decay, as by topical application of fluoride agents to the teeth.


Read Also:

  • Flyblown

    [flahy-blohn] /ˈflaɪˌbloʊn/ adjective 1. covered with : flyblown meat. 2. tainted or contaminated; spoiled. [flahy-bloh] /ˈflaɪˌbloʊ/ verb (used with object), flyblew, flyblown, flyblowing. 1. to deposit eggs or larvae on (meat or other food). noun 2. one of the eggs or young larvae of a blowfly, deposited on meat or other food. /ˈflaɪˌbləʊn/ adjective 1. […]

  • Flyboat

    [flahy-boht] /ˈflaɪˌboʊt/ noun 1. a small, fast boat. /ˈflaɪˌbəʊt/ noun 1. any small swift boat

  • Flybook

    /ˈflaɪˌbʊk/ noun 1. a small case or wallet used by anglers for storing artificial flies

  • Flybridge

    [flahy-brij] /ˈflaɪˌbrɪdʒ/ noun, Nautical. 1. .

Disclaimer: Fluoridization definition / meaning should not be considered complete, up to date, and is not intended to be used in place of a visit, consultation, or advice of a legal, medical, or any other professional. All content on this website is for informational purposes only.