noun. ['ˌflʊroʊˈkɑːrbən, ˌflɔroʊˈkɑːrbən'] a halocarbon in which some hydrogen atoms have been replaced by fluorine; used in refrigerators and aerosols.
Words that Rhyme with Fluorocarbon
Example sentences of the word fluorocarbon
1. Noun, singular or mass
These fish fight hard, so use a substantial line of heavy duty fluorocarbon or braided line.
2. Verb, base form
Ammonia refrigeration systems operate in a similar manner to fluorocarbon systems, but have several key differences.