Meaning of SPUTTERING in English

SPUTTERING

/sput"euhr ing/

n. Engin., Electronics. a process that uses ions of an inert gas to dislodge atoms from the surface of a crystalline material, the atoms then being electrically deposited to form an extremely thin coating on a glass, metal, plastic, or other surface.

[ 1900-05; SPUTTER + -ING 1 ]

Random House Webster's Unabridged English dictionary.      Полный английский словарь Вебстер - Random House .