fluoro

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See also: fluoro-

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Noun[edit]

fluoro (plural fluoros)

  1. A fluorescent light
    • 2009, January 25, “By Dr Cindy Pan”, in Living with epilepsy[1]:
      About one in 20 epilepsy sufferers are sensitive to flashing lights, which can include strobe lighting or flickering fluoros [] .

Adjective[edit]

fluoro (comparative more fluoro, superlative most fluoro)

  1. (colloquial) Of a fluorescent colour.

Esperanto[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Italian fluoro.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /fluˈoro/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: flu‧o‧ro

Noun[edit]

fluoro (uncountable, accusative fluoron)

  1. fluorine

Ido[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Esperanto fluoro, from Italian fluoro.

Noun[edit]

fluoro (uncountable)

  1. fluorine

Italian[edit]

Chemical element
F
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Next: neon (Ne)

Etymology[edit]

Derived from Latin fluor (flow).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /fluˈɔ.ro/, [fl̺uˈɔːr̺o], [ˈfl̺wɔːr̺o]
  • Hyphenation: flu‧ò‧ro

Noun[edit]

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fluoro m (plural fluori)

  1. (chemistry) fluorine

Related terms[edit]


Latin[edit]

Noun[edit]

fluōrō

  1. dative singular of fluōrum
  2. ablative singular of fluōrum

Portuguese[edit]

Verb[edit]

fluoro

  1. first-person singular present indicative of fluorar

Spanish[edit]

Verb[edit]

fluoro

  1. First-person singular (yo) present indicative form of fluorar.

Venetian[edit]

Noun[edit]

fluoro m (plural fluori)

  1. fluorine