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fluoro-




1. a combining form with the meanings “fluorine,” “fluoride,” used in the formation of compound words: fluorocarbon.
2. a combining form with the meaning “fluorescence,” used in the formation of compound words: fluoroscopy. Also,fluo-; esp. before a vowel,fluor-.

Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.

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