Definition of Fluorides

1. Noun. (plural of fluoride) ¹



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Definition of Fluorides

1. fluoride [n] - See also: fluoride

Medical Definition of Fluorides

1. Inorganic salts of hydrofluoric acid, hf, in which the fluorine atom is in the -1 oxidation state. (12 Dec 1998)

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Literary usage of Fluorides

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1. Elements of Chemistry: Theoretical and Practical by William Allen Miller, Charles Edward Groves, Herbert McLeod (1878)
"Stannous and argentic fluorides are easily soluble in water, but those of potassium, sodium, and iron are only sparingly soluble; the other fluorides are ..."

2. The Astrophysical Journal by American Astronomical Society, University of Chicago (1905)
"I have discovered that the case is different for the fluorides of calcium, strontium, ... We must thus admit the existence of vapors of these fluorides, ..."

3. A Textbook of pharmacology and therapeutics, or, the Action of drugs in by Arthur Robertson Cushny (1918)
"The fluorides are equally poisonous to the higher organisms, and in addition ... The fluorides absorbed from the alimentary canal are excreted by the urine, ..."

4. Journal of the American Chemical Society by American Chemical Society (1890)
"Early in the work the fluorides, such as sodium fluoride, seemed to offer a ... The fluorides do not appear to have as yet had any extended commercial use, ..."

5. Hand-book of Chemistry by Leopold Gmelin, Henry Watts (1849)
"With the metals, fluorine forms the Metallic fluorides or Hypothetical! y anhydrous ... The fluorides have no metallic lustre ; one of them, the fluoride of ..."

6. Elements of Chemistry: Including the Recent Discoveries and Doctrines of the by Edward Turner (1835)
"Several fluorides combine with oxides in the same manner as chlorides and iodides. ... The neutral fluorides of cobalt, nickel, and copper are decomposed by ..."

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