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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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Although a definitive diagnosis of aqueous misdirection was not made in this owl, a shallow anterior chamber due to anterior displacement of the lens-iris diaphragm, as well as a rapid correction of ocular hypertension and anterior chamber depth in response to mannitol and dorzolamide were highly supportive of this diagnosis.
Anterior Chamber Depth and the Risk of Primary Angle Closure in 2 East Asian Populations.
The corneal (keratometry, corneal volume, anterior and posterior astigmatism, corneal apex, and thinnest-point corneal pachymetry) and anterior chamber parameters (anterior chamber depth, anterior chamber volume, and chamber angle) as evaluated by Pentacam are summarized in Tables 2 and 3, respectively.
Influence of laser posterior capsulotomy on anterior chamber depth, refraction, and intraocular pressure.
Ksiaa et al., "Anterior chamber aqueous flare, pseudoexfoliation syndrome, and glaucoma," International Ophthalmology, vol.
The uncorrected visual acuity (UCVA) reached 20/25 or better 3 days after surgery, without cells in the anterior chamber, high intraocular pressure (IOP), or any other complications.
The incidence of cilia in the anterior chamber is very low (0.4%).
Risk factors for endothelial cell loss after phacoemulsification: comparison in different anterior chamber depth groups.
Complete ocular examination noted hyphema, mild aqueous flare and iridal hyperemia consistent with anterior uveitis, and 1 air bubble in the anterior chamber OS (Fig 1C).
Applying the anterior chamber IOL after removal of dislocated lens is easy, but this may cause corneal endothelial cell insufficiency that may result in bullous keratopathy and sight loss (1, 3, 4).
(3) reported that the presence of capsular remnants in the anterior chamber facilitated the diagnosis.

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