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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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The measured supply pressure is applied to the hydraulic model as a boundary condition for the low pressure chamber. The kinematic excitation is applied to the base of a spring damper-element representing the force sensor.
Experiments in my laboratory and elsewhere have shown that vent animals collected from these and other sites survive for months in pressure chambers, even with periodic depressurization and repressurization to clean chambers or remove specimens.
Compression then pushes the oil through the outlet valve into the high pressure chamber. The pressure in the oil reservoir decreases as the pressure in the high pressure chamber increases.
A low pressure chamber simulates varying altitude and oxygen levels to teach students how different conditions affect their brain functions.
One need only place a bottle into the pressure chamber, insert the polyethylene tube into the bottle and secure the chamber.
The HS 12 maintains negative pressure in areas subject to contamination, ensuring that particles always are returned to the pressure chamber and absorbed by the filter.
Bedford built up a pressure chamber from a section of a ship cannon that could withstand pressure to 5000 psi.
A heating medium, which can be the in-house fluid--steam, water, water/glycol, or hot oils in liquid or vapor phase--flows through a pressure chamber embedded in the ControHeat jacket to provide heat to areas where it is lost.
They will also include tonal audiometry, CT of the paranasal sinuses of the nose, entering the pressure chamber, and examinations by a centrifuge machine and the vestibular apparatus among others.
These intensive examinations include conducting an ultrasound of the thyroid gland, kidneys, and small pelvis, respiratory function, fibercolonscopy, ECG and 24-hour monitoring of the blood pressure, tonal audiometry, CT of the paranasal sinuses of the nose, entering the pressure chamber, examination by a centrifuge machine and the vestibular apparatus among others.
While the model RSM is the most popular for surveys, the RSM1 is a low pressure chamber in a non-Hazmat version.
It consists of a pressure chamber sealed with several layers of duct tape," he said.