perfluorocarbon

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noun per·fluo·ro·carbon \ pər-ˌflȯr-ō-ˈkär-bən , -ˌflu̇r- \

Definition of perfluorocarbon

:any of various hydrocarbon derivatives in which all hydrogen atoms have been replaced with fluorine and that include blood substitutes used in emulsified form

First Known Use of perfluorocarbon

1947


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