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photoresist

[foh-toh-ri-zist] /ˌfoʊ toʊ rɪˈzɪst/
noun
1.
Electronics. a photosensitive liquid polymer, used in photolithography to produce integrated circuits.
Origin
1950-1955
1950-55; photo- + resist
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Examples for photoresist
  • The window is treated with a photoresist adhesion promoter, coated with photoresist, and baked in a convection oven.
  • The photoresist grating pattern is exposed with a flat-top beam holographic station.
  • The photoresist is exposed with the computer-controlled laser and then chemically developed to form the desired patterned mask.

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