Definición de fluoridate en inglés:

Compartir esta entrada


Pronunciación: /ˈflo͝orəˌdāt/
Pronunciación: /ˈflôrəˌdāt/


[with object]
Add traces of fluorides to (something, especially a water supply): (as adjective fluoridated) fluoridated toothpaste
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • When water is fluoridated, chemicals that release fluoride are added to the water.
  • Toothpastes may contain ‘stannous fluoride,’ and municipal water supplies are often fluoridated.
  • You should also supervise your young child's toothbrushing sessions to make sure that he doesn't swallow toothpaste or other fluoridated products.



Pronunciación: /flo͝orəˈdāSH(ə)n/
Pronunciación: /flôrəˈdāSH(ə)n/
Oraciones de ejemplo
  • In addition to fluoridation of water supplies, toothpaste and mouthwash also contain added fluoride.
  • Fluoride used in water fluoridation is a poison, a toxic by-product of the fertiliser industry.
  • In 35 years of fluoridation no Irish Government has ever established our total daily fluoride intake from all sources.


1940s: back-formation from earlier fluoridation.

For editors and proofreaders

División en sílabas: fluor·i·date

Compartir esta entrada

¿Qué te llama la atención de esta palabra o frase?

Los comentarios que no respeten nuestras Normas comunitarias podrían ser moderados o eliminados.