fluorocarbon

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noun fluo·ro·car·bon \ˌflu̇r-ō-ˈkär-bən, ˌflȯr-\

Definition of fluorocarbon

  1. :  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

1937

First Known Use of fluorocarbon

1937


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