fluoridated

adjective
fluo·​ri·​dat·​ed | \ ˈflu̇r-ə-ˌdā-təd How to pronounce fluoridated (audio) , ˈflȯr- \

Definition of fluoridated

: having added fluoride fluoridated toothpaste Fish, fish products, and tea contain the highest concentration of fluorine. Cooking in fluoridated water raises the levels in many foods.— Sue Rodwell Williams

First Known Use of fluoridated

1949, in the meaning defined above

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“Fluoridated.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/fluoridated. Accessed 15 Aug. 2020.

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