• WordNet 3.6
    • n CFC a fluorocarbon with chlorine; formerly used as a refrigerant and as a propellant in aerosol cans "the chlorine in CFCs causes depletion of atmospheric ozone"
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In news:

Replacement and Conversion of CFC Chillers Slower Than Expected Assuring Steady Demand for Non-CFC Units for a Decade.
Task force calls for reduced costs in CFC events.
I'm giving to the Coast Guard Foundation and Wounded Warrior Project with CFC … what about you.
Military charities get second CFC umbrella.
Special commission gives the CFC a roadmap to the future.
Bev Byron, co-chairwoman of CFC -50 Commission, speaks to WFED's Ruben Gomez.
He claims the connection between CFC 's and human health is debatable.
CFC Raises Money to Keep People Healthy.
The commission also pointed to a March inspector general's assessment of CFC 's regional office in the District of Columbia for additional recommendations.
CFC Insurance of Kenya Gains Second Day on Profit: Nairobi Mover.
CFC Insurance Holdings Ltd (CFCI), a unit of CFC Stanbic Holding Ltd, gained for a second day after indicating higher full-year profit.
A few years ago, as part of the worldwide ban on CFCs to protect the ozone layer , CFC-based asthma inhalers were banned.
The class of chemicals known as CFC's are wreaking havoc with the earth's ozone layer, as well as helping to warm the atmosphere.
On Saturday, Aug 25, Ottawa County residents may bring their old appliances and scrap metal to the Ottawa County Fairgrounds at W. This collection is free to all Ottawa County residents and appliances with CFC's (Freon) will be accepted.
The CFC Guide to Episcopal Visitations.

In science:

This has ben modified during Mohan’s second visit i.e., March 21- June 19, 2006, to CFC, PR China.
A new M-matrix of Type III, its properties and applications
Porter ) Can each Hausdorff space be embedded in some CFC space? Notes. A space X is compactly functional ly compact (CFC) if continuous function f : X → Y with compact fibers is a closed function. C50. (J.
Problems from Topology Proceedings
Rev. A 41, 11 (1990). Note that if the final quantum state of the computer is altered by the passage of the photon, this is equivalent to a measurement of the photon trajectory, and hence, must be avoided for CFC. K. J.
Weak Measurements and Counterfactual Computation