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etchant

[ech-uh nt] /ˈɛtʃ ənt/
noun
1.
a chemical used to etch designs into metal, glass, or other material.
Origin of etchant
1925-1930
First recorded in 1925-30; etch + -ant
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British Dictionary definitions for etchant

etchant

/ˈɛtʃənt/
noun
1.
any acid or corrosive used for etching
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