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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A chemical reaction that introduces fluorine into a compound.

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  • n. The introduction of fluorine into a compound by means of a chemical reaction.

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  • But opposition to adding the chemical that is known to strengthen teeth and help prevent cavities has a history dating back to 1969 when city voters chose to be exempt from a new law requiring water fluorination.

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  • However, the middle part, the fluorination facility, had deteriorated so badly during the freeze (1994 to 2003) that the building has been abandoned (as we were shown in August 2007).

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