[n] - a fluorocarbon with chlorine
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A family of chemicals composed primarily of carbon, hydrogen, chlorine, and fluorine. Used principally as refrigerants and industrial cleansers. Chlorofluorocarbons have the tendency to destroy the Earth's protective ozone layer. ... (05 Dec 1998) ...
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CFC noun a fluorocarbon with chlorine; formerly used as a refrigerant and as a propellant in aerosol cans; `the chlorine in CFCs causes depletion of atmospheric ozone`
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any of several organic compounds composed of carbon, fluorine, chlorine, and hydrogen. Developed during the 1930s and manufactured under the trade ... [8 related articles]
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A chlorofluorocarbon (CFC) is an organic compound that contains carbon, chlorine, and fluorine, produced as a volatile derivative of methane and ethane. A common subclass are the hydrochlorofluorocarbons (HCFCs), which contain hydrogen, as well. They are also commonly known by the DuPont trade name...
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A class of synthetic chemicals that are odourless, non-toxic, non-flammable, and chemically inert. The first CFC was synthesized in 1892, but no use was found for it until the 1920s. Their stability and apparently harmless properties made CFCs popular as propellants in aerosol cans, as refrigerants ...
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1) A fluorocarbon with chlorine 2) Cfc 3) Fluorocarbon 4) Greenhouse emission 5) Greenhouse gas 6) Pollutant
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