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Synonyms for etch

Synonyms for etch

to cut (a design or inscription) into a hard surface, especially for printing

to produce a deep impression of

Synonyms for etch

cause to stand out or be clearly defined or visible

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carve or cut into a block used for printing or print from such a block

carve or cut a design or letters into

selectively dissolve the surface of (a semiconductor or printed circuit) with a solvent, laser, or stream of electrons

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The Xetch X3M etcher for simultaneously etching batches of wafers or other wafer size flat substrates in the wafer boat.
With over 90 chambers already shipped to customers, the rapid industry acceptance of this new system is helping us make a major impact in the etch marketplace, where the shift to advanced production and next-generation development has shown the severe limitations of etchers that use older technology.
Tokyo Electron Limited, headquartered in Tokyo, Japan, was established in 1963 and has been a long-term supplier of coater/developers, etchers, probers, surface preparation cleaning systems and diffusion furnaces to Intel.
TDX will initially be applied to TEL etchers and will centralize the EES functionality of the same type of equipment.
Auction items for sale include a large assortment of etchers, sputterers, PECVD and CVD systems, probers, RIE's, ion mills, ashers, xray, inspection and metrology tools, wet process tools, chillers, vacuum pumps, RF power supplies, plasma and vapor prime ovens, probe stations, coaters, SRD's, leak detectors and more.
The company manufactures a complete line of photoresist and dielectric coat/bake/develop systems, microlithography exposure systems, wafer and device bonders, probers, photomasks, cleaners and etchers.