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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A salt containing a nonmetallic univalent element belonging to the halogens

Usage examples (29)
  • Our tap water is poluted with poisons called fluoride and chlorine.
  • Toothpaste contains fluoride, which is poisonous and potentially fatal.
  • "Meanwhile the Tea industry needs to label the fluoride content of their products."
  • No, not just fluoride, which is bad enough - much of our drinking water, in the U.S., for more
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