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fluorine

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Chemical element
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EtymologyEdit

From Latin fluor (flow) +‎ -ine

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  • IPA(key): /ˈflʊəriːn/, /ˈflɔːriːn/
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NounEdit

fluorine (countable and uncountable, plural fluorines)

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  1. (uncountable) The chemical element (symbol F) with an atomic number of 9.
  2. (chemistry, countable) A fluorine atom.
    an octahedron of fluorines

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