1. chlorofluorocarbon

noun. ['klɔroʊˌflɔroʊˈkɑːrbɑːn'] a fluorocarbon with chlorine; formerly used as a refrigerant and as a propellant in aerosol cans.


  • pollutant
  • hydrochlorofluorocarbon
  • greenhouse gas
  • CFC
  • fluorocarbon
  • greenhouse emission
  • Freon

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Rhymes with Chlorofluorocarbon

  • audubon
  • esteban
  • prebon

Sentences with chlorofluorocarbon

1. Noun, singular or mass
Older refrigerators use a gas chemically known as chlorofluorocarbon or CFC.