Chambered

Chambered
Chambered \Cham"bered\, a. Having a chamber or chambers; as, a chambered shell; a chambered gun. [1913 Webster]

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  • chambered — chambered; un·chambered; …   English syllables

  • Chambered — Chamber Cham ber, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Chambered}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Chambering}.] 1. To reside in or occupy a chamber or chambers. [1913 Webster] 2. To be lascivious. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • chambered — /chaym beuhrd/, adj. having compartmental chambers: a spiral chambered seashell. [1350 1400; ME. See CHAMBER, ED3] * * * …   Universalium

  • chambered — chamber ► NOUN 1) a large room used for formal or public events. 2) one of the houses of a parliament. 3) (chambers) Law, Brit. rooms used by a barrister or barristers. 4) literary or archaic a private room, especially a bedroom. 5) an enclosed… …   English terms dictionary

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  • Chambered Nautilus — Nautilus pompilius redirects here. For the Russian rock band, see Nautilus Pompilius (band). Chambered Nautilus Temporal range: Early Pleistocene to Recent Scientific classification Kingdom …   Wikipedia

  • Chambered cairn — A chambered cairn is a burial monument, usually constructed during the Neolithic, consisting of a cairn of stones inside which a sizeable (usually stone) chamber was constructed. Some chambered cairns are also passage graves. Typically, the… …   Wikipedia

  • Chambered long barrow — The stone facade of West Kennet Long Barrow in Wiltshire. Chambered long barrows are a type of megalithic burial monument found in the British Isles in the Neolithic. Long barrows either contained wooden or stone burial structures beneath the… …   Wikipedia

  • chambered organ — (ECHINODERMATA: Crinoidea) A five chambered structure, encased in the cup like cavity of the aboral nervous system; connecting canals form the nerves of the stalk and cirri …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • chambered nautilus — noun A marine mollusc, of the family Argonautidae native to the Pacific Ocean and Indian Ocean, which has tentacles and a spiral shell with a series of air filled chambers. He was still prepared to go on collecting all that life could offer, like …   Wiktionary

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