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chamber

1. a reception room or audience room in an official residence, palace, etc.
2. 
a. a legislative, deliberative, judicial, or administrative assembly
b. any of the houses of a legislature
3. the space between two gates of the locks of a canal, dry dock, etc.
4. Obsolete a place where the money of a government, corporation, etc., was stored; treasury

Chamber

A room used for private living, conversation, consultation or deliberation, in contrast to more public and formal activities.

Chamber

 

(or breast), in mining, a relatively short mine working with a large cross section. The dimensions and the characteristics of location, construction, and operation of chambers are determined by their purpose.

The term “chamber” includes workings used for the place-ment of equipment and special shaft or mine services (an under-ground electric power substation, pumphouse, catch basin, electric locomotive depot, control room, medical station, orwaiting room), excavations for the mining of minerals by theunderground method, and special-purpose underground structures (underground engine rooms of hydroelectric power plants; subway concourses).


Chamber

 

(1) The name of representative bodies or constituent parts thereof. For example, in the USSR the Supreme Soviet of the USSR consists of two equal chambers, the Soviet of the Union and the Soviet of Nationalities.

(2) The name of certain state or public organizations and establishments—for example, the Chamber of Commerce and Industry and the Book Chamber.

chamber

[′chām·bər]
(civil engineering)
The space in a canal lock between the upper and lower gates.
(graphic arts)
A sleeve or channel of a transparent film jacket.
(mining engineering)
The working place of a miner.
A body of ore with definite boundaries apparently filling a preexisting cavern.
(ordnance)
The part of the gun in which the charge is placed: in a revolver, the hole in the cylinder; in a cannon, the space between the obturator or breechblock and the forcing cone.

chamber

1. A room used for private living, conversation, consultation, or deliberation, in contrast to more public and formal activities. Also see bedroom, boudoir, cabinet, closet, den, parlor, solar, study.
2. A room for such use which has acquired public importance, e.g., the senate chamber, an audience chamber.
3. (Brit., pl.) A suite of rooms for private dwelling.
4. (pl.) A suite of rooms for deliberation and consultation (juristic).
5. A space equipped or designed for a special function, mechanical or technological, e.g., a torture chamber, a combustion chamber.
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After the suction port is closed, the working fluid inside of the suction chamber expands, as shown in Figure 8d.
Because the suction port does not have a valve, gas continuously enters the suction chamber as its volume increases over an entire revolution of the rolling piston.
2 and allied works such as reconditioning of Quarter casing, delivery casing and bottom casing and works in expansion piece (correction of flange joints), suction chamber, inlet cone & Recirculation flap damper etc, and overhauling of lub oil circuits, renewal of bearings including cost of bearings, erection of three way delivery port and commissioning of vapour fan 1.
1 and allied works such as reconditioning of Quarter casing, delivery casing and bottom casing and works in expansion piece (correction of flange joints), erection of suction chamber, inlet cone & Recirculation flap damper etc, and overhauling of lub oil circuits, renewal of bearings including cost of bearings, and commissioning of vapour fan 1.
Tenders are invited for Fabrication /repair and removal & re-installation of screen gates after epoxy painting with the help of divers team of suction chamber at cw pump house of atps, anpara.
3 renewal of worn out impeller with new impeller and allied works such as reconditioning of Quarter casing, delivery casing and bottom casing and works in expansion piece (correction of flange joints), suction chamber, inlet cone & 4 way flap damper etc, and over hauling of lub oil circuits, inspection of bearings, renewal of bearings including cost of bearings and commissioning of vapour fan 4.
wall bulkhead F 3047 St wall bulkhead F 90 112 mA Vorsatzschale496 mA inner wall 293 mA inner wall F 908 393 mA inlaid ceilings 1 488 mA Under ceiling F 30 mA in Fluren274 Pladur F 90 in corridors 223 mA Under ceiling mineral fiber plates 1839 mA mineral wool insulation installed 1516 m Curtain rails 10 039 mA extension KMF-containing insulation 50 271 mA of suction chambers 8 160 sqm Dismantling / Disposal aluminum panel slab.