nitrogen trifluoride

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nitrogen trifluoride

[′nī·trə·jən trī′flu̇r‚īd]
(inorganic chemistry)
NF3 A colorless gas that has a melting point of -206.6°C and a boiling point of -128.8°C; used as an oxidizer for high-energy fuels.
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