freon

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English[edit]

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freon (countable and uncountable, plural freons)

  1. (organic chemistry) Any of several non-flammable refrigerants based on halogenated hydrocarbon including R-12, R-22, and R-23.

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freon m (uncountable)

  1. Freon

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Etymology[edit]

From Old Frisian friōnd, friūnd, from Proto-Germanic *frijōndz. Compare English friend, Dutch vriend, Low German frund, German Freund, Danish frænde.

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freon

  1. friend
    • 1978, Nije Fryske Bibeloersetting, 2 Samuel 15:37:
      Sa kaam Davids freon Chûsai yn ’e stêd oan, krekt doe’t Absalom yn Jeruzalem oankaam.
      So David’s friend Hushai came into the city, as Absalom came into Jerusalem.

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