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    chlorofluorocarbon

    chlorofluorocarbon - Dictionary definition and meaning for word chlorofluorocarbon

    Definition
    (noun) a fluorocarbon with chlorine; formerly used as a refrigerant and as a propellant in aerosol cans
    Synonyms : cfc
    Example Sentence
    • the chlorine in CFCs causes depletion of atmospheric ozone
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