AskDefine | Define fluor

Dictionary Definition

fluor n : a soft mineral (calcium fluoride) that is fluorescent in ultraviolet light; chief source of fluorine [syn: fluorite, fluorspar]

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English

Noun

  1. Fluorite.

Synonyms

See fluorite

See also

Catalan

Noun

  1. fluorine

References

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Croatian

Noun

Extensive Definition

This page is about the fluor class of minerals. For the company, see Fluor Corp.
Fluor is any of a class of minerals first identified by Georg Agricola, which he described as resembling gems, but softer, readily fusible, and useful in smelting.
fluor in German: Fluor Corporation
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