fluorinated

adjective
fluo·​ri·​nat·​ed | \ ˈflȯr-ə-ˌnā-təd How to pronounce fluorinated (audio) , ˈflu̇r- \

Definition of fluorinated

: having added fluorine fluorinated propanes

First Known Use of fluorinated

1945, in the meaning defined above

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More about fluorinated

Time Traveler for fluorinated

Time Traveler

The first known use of fluorinated was in 1945

See more words from the same year

Statistics for fluorinated

Cite this Entry

“Fluorinated.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/fluorinated. Accessed 29 Oct. 2020.

Comments on fluorinated

What made you want to look up fluorinated? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

Here Be Dragons: A Creature Identification Quiz

  • monster werewolf photo
  • Which is a synonym of werewolf?
Spell It

Can you spell these 10 commonly misspelled words?

TAKE THE QUIZ
Add Diction

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!