How does the word sound?
History of this Word
"fluoro" is from "fluxus" (to flow) spoken by ancient people in central Italy around 700 B.C.
In this sense, it is a word added to another word to form a new word.
More words with this prefix,
A prefix added to the start of a word. Indicates that "fluorine" modifies the word. Created to expand meanings. Can be used with many words to form new words.
Examples of how the word is used
|Water is fluoridated to reduce the incidence of dental cavities.|
|A single component cement using potassium fluorosilicate hardener was formulated.|