fluorocarbon - definition and synonyms

noun [countable] chemistry 

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/ˌflʊərəʊˈkɑː(r)bən/

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/ˌflɔːrəʊˈkɑː(r)bən/
singularfluorocarbon
pluralfluorocarbons
  1. a chemical that is thought to damage the ozone layer of the Earth’s atmosphere