Definition of fluoropolymer in English:


Line breaks: fluoro|poly¦mer
Pronunciation: /ˈflʊərəʊˌpɒlɪmə
, ˈflɔː-/


  • An organic polymer containing fluorine atoms, such as PTFE.
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    • A second plasma then decomposes the fluoropolymer releasing reactive fluorine atoms which then eat into the silicon.
    • The architects considered many options for the roof materials and finally chose an ultra-violet-stable fluoropolymer, ethylene tetrafluoroethylene, welded into cushions.
    • For example, a single material might offer the flexibility of a urethane and the lubricity of a fluoropolymer or PTFE.

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