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

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“Fluorinated.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/fluorinated. Accessed 26 Oct. 2021.

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