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English definition of “fluorocarbon”

fluorocarbon

noun [C]     /ˌflʊə.rəˈkɑː.bən/ US  /ˌflʊ.roʊˈkɑːr-/ specialized
a chemical containing fluorine and carbon, with various industrial uses → See also CFCSpecific chemicals, chemical compounds and gasesSubstances and structures in the bodyTypes of chemical
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