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 for Stopping-out
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Stopping-out \Stop"ping-out`\, n.
     A method adopted in etching, to keep the acid from those
     parts which are already sufficiently corroded, by applying
     varnish or other covering matter with a brush, but allowing
     the acid to act on the other parts.
     [1913 Webster]

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