etch (something) in(to) (something)

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etch (something) in(to) (something)

To cut something, such as a design or message, into some material or surface. Here, use this to try to etch your name into the glass.
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etch something in(to) something

 and etch something in
to erode a design or message into something, usually with acid. They etched their family crest into their good crystal. He etched in his initials.
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The 901e systems will be used for nitride etching in the production of ASICs for the automotive industry at ELMOS' facility in Dortmund, Germany.
The tool will be used for gallium arsenide (GaAs) etching in the production of telecom devices.
Ray Degner, Lam's senior vice president, poly and CVD business units, noted that Continuum's advanced process architecture and superior performance capabilities should help drive the transition to dry etching in FPD manufacturing.