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APF

 
acidulated phosphate fluoride, a preparation of sodium fluoride acidulated with phosphoric acid for topical application to the teeth in the prevention of dental caries; see sodium fluoride.

APF

Abbreviation for animal protein factor.

APF

abbreviation for acidulated phosphate fluoride, a preparation of sodium fluoride acidulated with phosphoric acid for topical application to the teeth in the prevention of dental caries.

APF

Abbreviation for acidulated phosphate fluoride.

APF,

n the abbreviation for acidulated phosphate fluoride.
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Another employee told the source that the APF chief used some funds for personal expenses.
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13) Salivary fluoride retention after APF gel application in children's mouths seemed to be more affected by the residual gel remaining in the oral cavity than by the amount applied, since a lower fluoride dose used with a toothbrush resulted in the same salivary retention as traditional application with a tray using a four-fold higher amount of gel.
A perusal of the minutes from the meetings reveals not only a broad range of topics but -- increasingly, as time has gone on -- a deep examination of the issues and thoughtful questions from the members of the APF board.
Preliminary data suggests that the combination of APF gel application and daily regular use of 1,100 ppm fluoride dentifrice may provide additional protection against root caries compared with the dentifrice alone.
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The US Air Force APF carries required munitions assets in a forward-based environment.
During the formal opening meeting, the Secretary General of the International Organization of the Francophonie (IOF), Abdou Diouf, described Quebec as a "shining symbol of the Francophone presence in North America" (1) and warmly thanked the APF for encouraging discussion and supporting the actions of the Francophonie in "a common effort in the service of the French language, linguistic and cultural diversity, solidarity and development, democracy, human rights and peace" (2).
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At present, corporate customers belonging to the ANA ProFlyers Bonus (APF) accrue one APF point for every 50,000 Yen spent on air travel with ANA, Asiana, Lufthansa, Singapore Airlines, THAI and United, which equates to 1,000 Yen in coupons redeemable by the member company against any of the following: ANA gift cards, office supplies, overseas mobile phone rental, flowers, and goods purchased at ANA Festa/ ANA House airport outlets.
According to reports reaching Tokyo-based APF News Inc.