Meaning of fluoric in English:

fluoric

Pronunciation /ˈflʊərɪk/ /ˈflɔːrɪk/

adjective

Chemistry Mineralogy
  • Originally: of, relating to, or obtained from fluorspar. In later use (chiefly Mineralogy): containing fluorine or its compounds.

    Recorded earliest in fluoric acid.

Origin

Late 18th century; earliest use found in New Review. From French fluorique from fluor + -ique, itself after German Flußspat- (in Flußspat-Säure, 1777 or earlier: see below).