air-lock definition

  • noun:
    • An air-tight chamber in a caisson where functions tend to be carried on under water, interacting by one home aided by the external atmosphere and also the main entrance-shaft regarding the caisson, by another home with the chambers filled with condensed air when the guys are at work.

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