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: Chamber of commerce, an organization of business owners to promote commercial interests Legislative chamber, in politics...
- 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 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...
- In a Chamber is the first studio album by the rock band Wire Train. It was released in 1984 on Columbia Records. The album contains the band's first single...
- The chamber of deputies is the lower house in many bicameral legislatures and the sole house in some unicameral legislatures. Historically, French Chamber...
- A vacuum chamber is a rigid enclosure from which air and other gases are removed by a vacuum pump. This results in a low-pressure environment within the...
- An execution chamber, or death chamber, is a room or chamber in which capital punishment is carried out. Execution chambers are almost always inside the...
- Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets is a 2002 fantasy film directed by Chris Columbus and distributed by Warner Bros. Pictures, based on J. K. Rowling's...
- A chamber of commerce, or board of trade, is a form of business network, for example, a local organisation of businesses whose goal is to further the...
- unicameralism (Latin uni-, "one" and camera, "chamber") is the practice of having a single legislative or parliamentary chamber. Thus, a unicameral parliament or...
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