Definition of Chamber. Meaning of Chamber. Synonyms of Chamber

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Definition of Chamber

Chamber
Chamber Cham"ber, n. [F. chambre, fr. L. camera vault, arched roof, in LL. chamber, fr. Gr. ? anything with a vaulted roof or arched covering; cf. Skr. kmar to be crooked. Cf. Camber, Camera, Comrade.] 1. A retired room, esp. an upper room used for sleeping; a bedroom; as, the house had four chambers.
Chamber
Chamber Cham"ber, v. i. [imp. & p. p. Chambered; p. pr. & vb. n. Chambering.] 1. To reside in or occupy a chamber or chambers. 2. To be lascivious. [Obs.]
Chamber
Chamber Cham"ber, v. t. 1. To shut up, as in a chamber. --Shak. 2. To furnish with a chamber; as, to chamber a gun.

Meaning of Chamber from wikipedia

- Chamber or the chamber may refer to: Chambers of commerce, a business network with local, regional, national, international and bi-lateral Chambers Chambers...
- The Chamber may refer to: The Chamber (novel), a 1994 novel by John Grisham The Chamber (1996 film), a film based on the novel by John Grisham The Chamber...
- A gas chamber is an apparatus for killing humans or other animals with gas, consisting of a sealed chamber into which a poisonous or asphyxiant gas is...
- The posterior chamber is a narrow space behind the peripheral part of the iris, and in front of the suspensory ligament of the lens and the ciliary processes...
- The Star Chamber (Latin: Camera stellata) was an English court which sat at the royal Palace of Westminster, from the late 15th century to the mid-17th...
- In a Chamber is the first studio album by the rock band Wire Train. It was released in 1983 on Columbia Records. The album contains the band's first single...
- A magma chamber is a large pool of liquid rock beneath the surface of the Earth. The molten rock, or magma, in such a chamber is under great pressure...
- In firearms, the chamber is the portion of the barrel or firing cylinder in which the cartridge is inserted before being fired. Rifles and pistols generally...
- A chamber of commerce (or board of trade) is a form of business network, for example, a local organization of businesses whose goal is to further the...
- A diving chamber is a vessel for human occupation, which may have an entrance that can be sealed to hold an internal pressure significantly higher than...
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