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ground glass[¦grau̇nd ′glas]
A sheet of matte-surfaced glass on the back of a view camera or process camera so that the image of the subject can be focused on it; it is exactly in the film plane.
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Glass whose surface has been roughened with an abrasive, diffusing the light passing through it; produced by sand blasting or etching with acid.
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Glass having a surface that has been roughened, usually by sandblasting or by acid, to make it nontransparent.
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