stop bath
noun Date: 1898 an acid bath used to check photographic development of a negative or print

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  • Stop bath — is the second of three chemical baths usually used in processing traditional black and white photographic films, plates, and paper. The sequence is: developer, stop bath, fixer. The purpose of the stop bath is to halt the development of the film …   Wikipedia

  • stop bath — stop′ bath n. pht an acid bath or rinse for stopping the action of a developer before fixing a photographic negative or print • Etymology: 1915–20 …   From formal English to slang

  • stop bath — n. Photog. a weak solution of acetic acid used to stop development of photographic prints or film before fixing …   English World dictionary

  • stop bath — noun an acid bath used to stop the action of a developer • Syn: ↑short stop, ↑short stop bath • Hypernyms: ↑developer * * * noun : an acid rinse bath between a photograph developer and the fixing bath used to check development of a negative or… …   Useful english dictionary

  • stop bath — /ˈstɒp baθ/ (say stop bahth) noun (in photography) a bath of weakly acidic solution into which films, etc., being developed are immersed to stop the action of the developer …   Australian English dictionary

  • stop bath — Photog. an acid bath or rinse for stopping the action of a developer before fixing a negative or print. Also called shortstop, shortstop bath. [1915 20] * * * …   Universalium

  • short-stop bath — noun an acid bath used to stop the action of a developer • Syn: ↑stop bath, ↑short stop • Hypernyms: ↑developer * * * noun see short stop …   Useful english dictionary

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