fluorocarbon


fluo·ro·car·bon

noun \ˌflr-ō-ˈkär-bən, ˌflr-\

Definition of FLUOROCARBON

:  any of various chemically inert compounds containing carbon and fluorine used chiefly as lubricants, refrigerants, nonstick coatings, and formerly aerosol propellants and in making resins and plastics; also :  chlorofluorocarbon

First Known Use of FLUOROCARBON

1937

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