Meaning of Caisson disease

English: Caisson disease
Type: Unknown / অজানা / अज्ञात

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Definition: 1

a structure used in underwater work, consisting of an airtight chamber, open at the bottom and containing air under sufficient pressure to exclude the water.

Definition: 2

a boatlike structure used as a gate for a dock or the like.

Definition: 3

Nautical. Also called camel, pontoon. a float for raising a sunken vessel, sunk beside the vessel, made fast to it, and then pumped out to make it buoyant. a watertight structure built against a damaged area of a hull to render the hull watertight; cofferdam.

Definition: 4

a two-wheeled wagon, used for carrying artillery ammunition.

Definition: 5

an ammunition chest.