[ floor-uh-neyt, flawr-, flohr- ]
/ ˈflʊər əˌneɪt, ˈflɔr-, ˈfloʊr- /
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verb (used with object), fluor·i·nat·ed, fluor·i·nat·ing.Chemistry.
to treat or combine with fluorine.
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OTHER WORDS FROM fluorinatefluor·i·na·tion, nounun·fluor·i·nat·ed, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for fluorinate
/ (ˈflʊərɪˌneɪt) /
to treat or combine with fluorine
Derived forms of fluorinatefluorination, noun
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