gross scaling

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gross scal·ing

(grōs skā'ling)
Older method of planning multiple calculus removal appointments that advocated removing only the large-sized calculus deposits from the entire mouth at the first appointment; no longer recommended because of the undesirable consequences that can result from incomplete calculus removal.
Synonym(s): circuit scaling.
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Facing the difficult challenge of circuit scaling, or miniaturizationthe key to the advancement of semiconductor devicesCanon has been carrying out R&D since 2004 in the field of next-generation semiconductor manufacturing equipment that utilizes NIL technology which achieves even more detailed circuit patterns as small as 10 nm at an even lower cost, compared with photolithography.
This kind of expert collaboration is essential to better understand the complex interface engineering and circuit scaling issues that our customers will face with advanced technology nodes.