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Definition of chlorofluorocarbon noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

chlorofluorocarbon

 noun
noun
BrE BrE//ˌklɔːrəʊˈflʊərəʊkɑːbən//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌklɔːroʊˈflʊroʊkɑːrbən//
 
(chemistry)
 
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a CFC; a compound containing carbon, fluorine and chlorine that is harmful to the ozone layer
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: chlorofluorocarbon