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dichlorodifluoromethane

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noun di·chlo·ro·di·flu·o·ro·meth·ane \-ˌdī-ˌflu̇r-ə-ˈme-ˌthān\

Definition of dichlorodifluoromethane

  1. :  a chlorofluoromethane CCl2F2



1936

First Known Use of dichlorodifluoromethane

1936


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dichlorodifluoromethane

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noun di·chlo·ro·di·flu·o·ro·meth·ane \-ˌdī-ˌflu̇r-ə-ˈmeth-ˌān\

Medical Definition of dichlorodifluoromethane

  1. :  a nontoxic nonflammable gas CCl2F2 used as a refrigerant and as a propellant




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