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Present participle of etch.
In the 17th and 18th centuries the processes of scratching, engraving and etching were brought to great perfection.
The etching primer is followed by a coat of standard primer.
He studied etching at Central St Martins School of Art and became a full time printmaker in 1991.
Its most important property is that it rapidly attacks glass, reacting with the silica of the glass to form gaseous silicon fluoride, and consequently it is used for etching.
Two facts are established - namely, that the Eskimo lived formerly farther south on the Atlantic coast, and that, aboriginally, they were not specially adept in carving and etching.
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