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French translation: gravure

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English term or phrase:etching
French translation:gravure
Entered by: Brigitte Gendebien
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06:16 Mar 6, 2001
English to French translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering
English term or phrase: etching
texte sur les nouvelles technologies en télécommunications
Christine Lécluse-Boyd
Local time: 05:59
gravure
Explanation:
gravure à l'eau-forte n. f.
gravure n. f.
attaque chimique du cuivre n. f.
morsure n. f.
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Brigitte Gendebien
Belgium
Local time: 05:59
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na"attaque chimique" (or gravure)Louise Atfield
nagravure
Brigitte Gendebien


  

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39 mins
gravure


Explanation:
gravure à l'eau-forte n. f.
gravure n. f.
attaque chimique du cuivre n. f.
morsure n. f.



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Brigitte Gendebien
Belgium
Local time: 05:59
Native speaker of: Native in FrenchFrench
PRO pts in pair: 755
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50 mins
"attaque chimique" (or gravure)


Explanation:
I prefer the first term, as it is more explicit as to the process used.

Domaine(s) : électronique

etching attaque chimique n. f.

Terme(s) apparenté(s)
gravure n. f.

Déf. :
Procédé par lequel une couche d'un matériau donné se transforme chimiquement pour ensuite se dissoudre dans la solution de gravure ou encore devenir volatile.

http://www.granddictionnaire.com/_fs_global_01.htm

Domaine(s) : électronique

etching gravure n. f.

Syn. Syn. attaque chimique n. f.
morsure n. f. morsure n. f.
etch

Déf. :
Opération qui consiste à enlever par des procédés chimiques ou électrochimiques, partout où il n'est pas désiré, le métal (ou un alliage métallique) déposé sur un support




Louise Atfield
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