fluoridise etymology

English word fluoridise comes from English fluoride, English -ise

Detailed word origin of fluoridise

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
fluoride English (eng) (chemistry) A binary compound of fluorine and another element or radical.. (chemistry) Any salt of hydrofluoric acid; for example, potassium fluoride.
-ise English (eng) Used in certain words; see the usage notes. Suffix used in loanwords from French to form abstract nouns of quality or function.
fluoridise English (eng) Alternative form of fluoridize.

Words with the same origin as fluoridise

Descendants of fluoride
fluoridate fluoridosis
Descendants of -ise
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