Bookbinding and the Conservation of Books
A Dictionary of Descriptive Terminology

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vacuum deposition

A process used for coating a film or other base material. The coating material is heated and evaporated in a high vacuum and condenses on the chilled surface of the material to be coated. Blocking foils are an example of vacuum deposition.

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