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fluoridize

[ floor-i-dahyz, flawr-, flohr- ]
/ 藞fl蕣蓹r 瑟藢da瑟z, 藞fl蓴r-, 藞flo蕣r- /
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verb (used with object), fluor路i路dized, fluor路i路diz路ing.
to treat, impregnate, or affect with a fluoride.
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Also especially British, fluor路i路dise .

Origin of fluoridize

First recorded in 1935鈥40; fluoride + -ize

OTHER WORDS FROM fluoridize

fluor路i路di路za路tion, noun
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