Definition of toothpaste in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈto͞oTHˌpāst/


A paste used on a toothbrush for cleaning the teeth.
Example sentences
  • Children with fissure sealants still need to brush their teeth with fluoride toothpaste.
  • It is important to clean teeth twice a day with fluoride toothpaste.
  • The main purpose of toothpaste is to help clean your teeth and it is also an effective means of delivering fluoride to the teeth.

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Syllabification: tooth·paste

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