hydrofluoric

[ hahy-druh-floo r-ik, -flawr-, -flor- ]
/ ˌhaɪ drəˈflʊər ɪk, -ˈflɔr-, -ˈflɒr- /
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adjective

of or derived from hydrofluoric acid.

Nearby words

  1. hydrodynamics,
  2. hydroelastic suspension,
  3. hydroelectric,
  4. hydroelectricity,
  5. hydroencephalocele,
  6. hydrofluoric acid,
  7. hydrofluorocarbon,
  8. hydrofoil,
  9. hydroforming,
  10. hydroformylation

Origin of hydrofluoric

First recorded in 1815–25; hydro-2 + fluoric

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