calcium fluoride


noun

a white, crystalline compound, CaF2, insoluble in water, occurring in nature as the mineral fluorite: used as a flux in metallurgy and as a decay preventive in dentifrices.

Nearby words

  1. calcium channel blocker,
  2. calcium chloride,
  3. calcium cyanamide,
  4. calcium cyanide,
  5. calcium cyclamate,
  6. calcium gluconate,
  7. calcium hydroxide,
  8. calcium hypochlorite,
  9. calcium light,
  10. calcium metasilicate

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