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CHEBI ONTOLOGY - ANNOTATIONS

The Chemical Entities of Biological Interest (ChEBI) ontology is downloaded weekly from EMBL-EBI at http://www.ebi.ac.uk/chebi/. The data is made available under the Creative Commons License (CC BY 3.0, http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/). For more information see: Degtyarenko et al. (2008) ChEBI: a database and ontology for chemical entities of biological interest. Nucleic Acids Res. 36, D344–D350.

Term:chlorofluorocarbon
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Accession:CHEBI:134024 term browser browse the term
Definition:An organochlorine compound derived from methane, ethane or propane that contains atoms of carbon, chlorine, and fluorine only. They are nontoxic, nonflammable chemicals used in aerosol sprays and as refrigerants. Being ozone depletion agents, their manufacture and use is being phased out under the Montreal Protocol.
Synonyms:related_synonym: CFC;   CFCs;   chlorofluorocarbons
 xref: Wikipedia:Chlorofluorocarbon



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  CHEBI ontology 20089
    role 20042
      chemical role 19589
        greenhouse gas 11305
          chlorofluorocarbon 0
            trichlorofluoromethane 0
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  CHEBI ontology 20089
    subatomic particle 20058
      composite particle 20058
        hadron 20088
          baryon 20088
            nucleon 20088
              atomic nucleus 20088
                atom 20058
                  main group element atom 19960
                    p-block element atom 19990
                      carbon group element atom 19916
                        carbon atom 19909
                          organic molecular entity 19909
                            heteroorganic entity 19591
                              organohalogen compound 18343
                                organochlorine compound 18118
                                  chlorofluorocarbon 0
                                    trichlorofluoromethane 0
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