fluo·ro·sis (fl-rōsĭs, flô-, flō-)
An abnormal condition caused by excessive intake of fluorine, as from fluoridated drinking water, characterized chiefly by mottling of the teeth.
fluo·rotic (-rŏtĭk) adj.
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