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tetrafluoroethylene

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noun tet·ra·flu·or·o·eth·yl·ene \ˌte-trə-ˌflu̇(-ə)r-ō-ˈeth-ə-ˌlēn\

Medical Definition of tetrafluoroethylene

  1. :  a flammable gaseous fluorocarbon CF2=CF2 used in making polytetrafluoroethylene resins


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