freeze-etching

noun
freeze-etch·​ing | \ˈfrēz-ˌe-chiŋ \

Definition of freeze-etching 

: freeze fracture that includes the sublimation of surface ice following fracturing especially to reveal additional detail broadly : freeze fracture

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freeze-etched \ˈfrēz-​ˌecht \ adjective

First Known Use of freeze-etching

1968, in the meaning defined above

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freeze-etching

noun
freeze-etch·​ing | \ˈfrē-ˈzech-iŋ \

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