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Freon

[ free-on ]
/ ˈfri ɒn /
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Trademark.

a brand name for any of a class of liquid or gaseous fluorocarbon or chlorofluorocarbon products, used chiefly as refrigerants.

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British Dictionary definitions for Freon

Freon
/ (ˈfriːɒn) /

noun

trademark any of a group of chemically unreactive chlorofluorocarbons used as aerosol propellants, refrigerants, and solvents
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