dentifrice


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dentifrice

any substance, esp paste or powder, for use in cleaning the teeth

dentifrice

[′den·tə·fris]
(food engineering)
A paste, powder, or liquid preparation used to clean teeth.
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* Combine dentifrice and distilled water: 1.0 g dentifrice with 3.0 g water
Mechanism of fluoride dentifrice effect on enamel demineralization.
One study in smooth surface reports that the administration of a 1.23% APF gel one or two times and associated with the daily use of a fluoridated dentifrice was not capable of significantly enhancing surface hardness and fluoride content in bovine enamel in comparison to blocks submitted to demineralisation alone [Jardim et al., 2008].
Dentifrice sales in the drug channel are up 3% in the latest three months, with drug retailers gaining share from their mass and food competitors during that same period.
I also recall cleaning my Aunt Alice's silver cutlery with a pink powder mixed with water.Maybe that was another use for Gibbs Dentifrice? I honestly canna' mind.
"NOW WITH THE INTRODUCTION OF CREST PRO-HEALTH TOOTHPASTE, WE ARE LAUNCHING THE NEXT GENERATION IN TOOTHPASTE TECHNOLOGY THAT ALLOWS CONSUMERS TO GET ADVANCED ORAL HEALTH AND WHITENING BENEFITS FROM ONE DENTIFRICE."
Now consumers expect-and get--a whole array of benefits from their dentifrice: protection from cavities, of course, but also breath freshening, tooth whitening and perhaps protection from gingivitis as well.
la baignoire the bathtub le shampooing the shampoo la douche the shower le lavabo the sink le savon the soap la brosse a dents the toothbrush la pate dentifrice the toothpaste le gant de toilette the washcloth l'eau water
It involves brushing the surface of the tongue with 5-15 strokes using a simple dentifrice.
Any dentifrice is abrasive: We have used commercial toothpaste to polish glass!
Measurement Tools includes: Gas Chromatography-Olfactory Method as a Tool for Measuring Flavour-Food Ingredient Interactions in Model Systems; Retronasal Flavour Release in Oil and Water Model Systems with an Evaluation of Volatility Predictors; Investigation of the interaction Between Dentifrice Flavour and Product Base by Principal Component Analysis of Headspace Gas by Chromatography.