from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Containing fluorite.
  • adj. organofluorine (attributive)

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Pertaining to fluor.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Obtained from or containing fluor-spar or fluorin.


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  • The idea is well supported by the fact that the stability, flexibility, and selectivity in gas storage, separation, and catalytic properties of porous materials will be largely improved by substitution of hydrogen atoms with fluorine to make fluorous pores.

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