fluorothene

noun
flu·o·ro·thene | \ ˈflu̇rəˌthēn , ˈflōr- , ˈflȯr- \
plural -s

Definition of fluorothene 

: any of various chemically inert insoluble plastics and resins made by polymerizing a derivative CF2:CFCl of ethylene containing three atoms of fluorine and one of chlorine

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History and Etymology for fluorothene

fluor- + -thene (from ethylene)

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