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Spanish translation of “CFC”


abbreviation, noun /ˈsiːˌefˈsiː/
short for chlorofluorocarbon; a gas used in fridges and aerosols that damages the Earth’s ozone layer
Many countries have banned the use of CFCs.
(Definition of CFC from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)

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