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latensify

[ley-ten-suh-fahy] /leɪˈtɛn səˌfaɪ/
verb (used with object), latensified, latensifying. Photography
1.
to increase the developability of (the latent image on a film or plate) after exposure.
Origin
1935-1940
1935-40; la(tent) + (in)tensify, modeled on latensification, blend of latent and intensification
Related forms
latensification
[ley-ten-suh-fi-key-shuh n] /leɪˌtɛn sə fɪˈkeɪ ʃən/ (Show IPA),
noun
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