counteretch

transitive verb
coun·​ter·​etch | \ ¦kau̇ntər+ \

Definition of counteretch

 (Entry 1 of 2)

: to clean (a lithographic plate) with dilute acid solution

counteretch

noun

Definition of counteretch (Entry 2 of 2)

: the cleaning (as of a lithographic plate) by counteretching also : the solution used for such cleaning

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History and Etymology for counteretch

Transitive verb

counter- + etch

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“Counteretch.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/counteretch. Accessed 19 Sep. 2021.

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