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fluoridate

verb fluo·ri·date \ˈflr-ə-ˌdāt, ˈflr-\

: to add fluoride to (water or toothpaste)

fluo·ri·dat·edfluo·ri·dat·ing

Full Definition of FLUORIDATE

transitive verb
:  to add a fluoride to (as drinking water) to reduce tooth decay
fluo·ri·da·tion \ˌflr-ə-ˈdā-shən, ˌflr-\ noun

First Known Use of FLUORIDATE

1949

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FLUORIDATING Defined for Kids

fluoridate

verb fluo·ri·date \ˈflr-ə-ˌdāt, ˈflr-\
fluo·ri·dat·edfluo·ri·dat·ing

Definition of FLUORIDATE for Kids

:  to add a fluoride to
Medical Dictionary

fluoridate

transitive verb flu·o·ri·date \ˈflr-ə-ˌdāt, ˈflōr-, ˈflr-\
flu·o·ri·dat·edflu·o·ri·dat·ing

Medical Definition of FLUORIDATE

:  to add a fluoride to (as drinking water) to reduce tooth decay
flu·o·ri·da·tion \ˌflr-ə-ˈdā-shən, ˌflōr-, ˌflr-\ noun

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