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hydrofluoric

[hahy-druh-floo r-ik, -flawr-, -flor-] /ˌhaɪ drəˈflʊər ɪk, -ˈflɔr-, -ˈflɒr-/
adjective
1.
of or derived from hydrofluoric acid.
Origin
1815-1825
1815-25; hydro-2 + -fluoric
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  • Information on hydrofluoric acid, a potential agent for chemical terrorism.
  • hydrofluoric acid is the feedstock used to produce almost all of the organic and inorganic fluorine-bearing chemicals.

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