tetrafluoroethylene

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tetrafluoroethylene

(ˌtɛtrəˌflʊərəʊˈɛθɪlˌliːn)
n
(Chemistry) another word for tetrafluoroethene
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Noun1.tetrafluoroethylene - a flammable gaseous fluorocarbon used in making plastics (polytetrafluoroethylene resins)
fluorocarbon - a halocarbon in which some hydrogen atoms have been replaced by fluorine; used in refrigerators and aerosols