Meaning of FLUOROCARBON in English

transcription, транскрипция: [ ˌflu̇r-ō-ˈkär-bən, ˌflȯr- ]


Date: 1937

: 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

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