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fluoridating

Spanish translation: fluorando / agregando flúor

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English term or phrase:fluoridating
Spanish translation:fluorando / agregando flúor
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12:40 Mar 12, 2007
English to Spanish translations [PRO]
Medical - Medical: Dentistry / product for the teeth
English term or phrase: fluoridating
communities have been fluoridating drinking water supplies since 1954. More than 75% of Colorado residents have access to fluoridated water. Community water fluoridation was named among the top 10 public health achievements of the 20th century.
Toothpaste: Nearly all toothpastes and some mouthwashes contain fluoride.
dany2303
Local time: 13:45
fluorando / agregando flúor
Explanation:
RAE:

fluorar.

1. tr. Añadir pequeñas cantidades de fluoruros al agua potable o a productos dentífricos como protección contra la caries dental.

2. tr. Quím. Introducir átomos de flúor en la molécula de un compuesto químico.
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Cristina Heraud-van Tol
Peru
Local time: 11:45
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5 +4fluorando / agregando flúor
Cristina Heraud-van Tol


  

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fluorando / agregando flúor


Explanation:
RAE:

fluorar.

1. tr. Añadir pequeñas cantidades de fluoruros al agua potable o a productos dentífricos como protección contra la caries dental.

2. tr. Quím. Introducir átomos de flúor en la molécula de un compuesto químico.

Cristina Heraud-van Tol
Peru
Local time: 11:45
Native speaker of: Native in SpanishSpanish
PRO pts in category: 28
Grading comment
Gracias!

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