fluoride

Definitions of fluoride
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n a salt of hydrofluoric acid

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boron trifluoride
a pungent colorless gas
hydrogen fluoride
a colorless poisonous corrosive liquid made by the action of sulphuric acid on calcium fluoride; solutions in water are hydrofluoric acid
stannous fluoride
a white powder that is used to fluoridate toothpaste
sulfur hexafluoride, sulphur hexafluoride
a colorless gas that is soluble in alcohol and ether; a powerful greenhouse gas widely used in the electrical utility industry
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halide
a salt of any halogen acid

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