Meaning of “etch” in the English Dictionary

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etchverb [ T ]

us /etʃ/

to cut a pattern, picture, etc., in a surface:

Rory ordered a baseball bat with his own name etched in the wood.
fig.The building had become etched in clear detail in her mind.

(Definition of “etch” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)