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chamber

(Body), noun aggregation, assemblée, assembly, bench, bench of judges, board, body of judges, cabinet, caucus, collocation, committee, confederacy, conflux, congress, constituency, convocation, council, court, federation, forum, gathering, group, institute, judicial branch, judicial department, law-making body, lawmakers, league, legislative body, legislature, mass, meeting, members of the bar, panel, panel of judges, parliament, plenum, representatives, session, society, tribunal, union
Associated concepts: chamber of commerce

chamber

(Compartment), noun alcove, antechamber, anteroom, apartment, box, camera, cell, chambre, closet, court, cubicle, cubiculum, den, division, enclosure, hall, hold, hollow, hollow place, lodging, meeting hall, office, parlor, pars interior, partitioned space, reception room, room, salle, section, separate part, sitting room, stall, stateroom, thalamus
Associated concepts: chambers of the court, judicial chammers, legislative chambers
See also: agency, body, commission, committee, congress, panel, parley, session, staff, syndicate, union

CHAMBER. A room in a house.
     2. It was formerly hold that no freehold estate could be had in a chamber, but it was afterwards ruled otherwise. When a chamber belongs to one person, and the rest of the house with the land is owned by another the two estates are considered as two separate but adjoining dwelling house's. Co. Litt. 48, b; Bro. Ab. Demand, 20; 4 Mass. 575; 6 N. H. Rep. 555; 9 Pick. R. 297; vide 3 Leon. 210; 3 Watts. R. 243.
     3. By chamber is also understood the place where an assembly is held; and, by the use of a figure, the assembly itself is called a chamber.

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1994), the compressor was divided into seven control volumes (the vapor in the muffler and suction chamber, the vapor in the cylinder, the vapor in the discharge chamber, the vapor in the discharge muffler, the electric motor, the compressor shell and the overall compressor balance).
At this moment, the pressure inside the suction chamber is high, so the pressure difference across the vane pushes the vane (and the piston) to move in the direction of reducing the volume of the discharge chamber.
Thus, at small crankshaft angles, which will be considered the beginning of the crankshaft revolution, the volume of the suction chamber is small.
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.
These sensors were able to measure the pressure of the suction chamber, the discharge chamber, and the compression chamber.
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.