an area having a large number of tsetse .
[floo r-een, -in, flawr-, flohr-] /ˈflʊər in, -ɪn, ˈflɔr-, ˈfloʊr-/ noun, Chemistry. 1. the most reactive nonmetallic element, a pale-yellow, corrosive, toxic gas that occurs combined, especially in fluorite, cryolite, phosphate rock, and other minerals. Symbol: F; atomic weight: 18.9984; atomic number: 9. /ˈflʊəriːn/ noun 1. a toxic pungent pale yellow gas of the halogen […]
[floo r-uh-neyt, flawr-, flohr-] /ˈflʊər əˌneɪt, ˈflɔr-, ˈfloʊr-/ verb (used with object), fluorinated, fluorinating. Chemistry. 1. to treat or combine with . /ˈflʊərɪˌneɪt/ verb 1. to treat or combine with fluorine
[floo-rim-i-ter, flaw-, floh-] /flʊˈrɪm ɪ tər, flɔ-, floʊ-/ noun 1. .
[floo r-i-dahyz, flawr-, flohr-] /ˈflʊər ɪˌdaɪz, ˈflɔr-, ˈfloʊr-/ verb (used with object), fluoridized, fluoridizing. 1. to treat, impregnate, or affect with a . fluoridization fluor·i·di·za·tion (flur’ĭ-dĭ-zā’shən, flôr’-) n. The therapeutic use of fluorides to reduce the incidence of dental decay, as by topical application of fluoride agents to the teeth.