fluor

noun flu·or \ ˈflü-ˌȯr , ˈflü-ər \

Definition of fluor

Origin and Etymology of fluor

New Latin, mineral belonging to a group used as fluxes and including fluorite, from Latin, flow, from fluere — more at fluid


fluor-

combining form
variants: or fluoro-

Definition of fluor-

1 : fluorine
  • fluoride
2 or less commonly fluori- : fluorescence
  • fluoroscope
  • fluorimeter

Origin and Etymology of fluor-

French


Medical Dictionary

fluor

noun flu·or \ ˈflü-ˌȯ(ə)r , ˈflü-ər \

medical Definition of fluor

: a bodily discharge
  • make a diagnosis of pathological fluor
  • Archives of Therapeutics

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