Definition of fluorinate in English:

fluorinate

Pronunciation /ˈflo͝oərənāt/ /ˈflʊərəneɪt/ /ˈflôrəˌnāt/ /ˈflɔrəˌneɪt/

transitive verb

[with object]
  • 1Chemistry
    Introduce fluorine into (a compound).

    ‘For starters, I'd take all the compounds that got worse when I fluorinated them, and put this stuff on instead.’
    1. 1.1
      another term for fluoridate

Pronunciation

fluorinate

/ˈflo͝oərənāt/ /ˈflʊərəneɪt/ /ˈflôrəˌnāt/ /ˈflɔrəˌneɪt/