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chemical etching  process of etching through chemical reaction between chemically reactive etching species and etched material; isotropic and selective.
isotropic etch  etch in which rate of etching reaction is the same in any direction; non-directional.
selective etching  etching processes in which one material is etched rapidly while the other is etched very slowly or not etched at all; Example - HF:water solution is etching SiO2 very rapidly while not etching silicon.
physical etching  sputter etching; process of etching through physical interactions (momentum transfer)between accelerated chemically inert ions (e.g. Ar+)and etched solid; anisotropic, non-selective.
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