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One entry found for chlorofluorocarbon.
Main Entry: chlo·ro·flu·o·ro·car·bon
Pronunciation: secondarystressklomacrr-omacr-secondarystressfludot(-schwa)r-omacr-primarystresskär-bschwan, secondarystressklodotr-
Function: noun
: a compound that contains carbon, chlorine, fluorine, and sometimes hydrogen and that is used to help refrigerate things, dissolve other compounds, or make aerosol sprays work and is believed to cause ozone loss in the stratosphere

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