fluorine

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  • noun

Synonyms for fluorine

a nonmetallic univalent element belonging to the halogens

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He reported blood fluorine levels of dead and hospitalized citizens to be 12 to 25 times above normal, with "primary symptoms of acute fluorine poisoning, dyspnea (distressed breathing similar to asthma) .