diving bell Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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diving bellnoun [C]

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a bell-shaped ​metalcontainer without a ​base that is ​supplied with ​air so that a ​person can ​work in ​deepwater
(Definition of diving bell from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “diving bell”
in Chinese (Simplified) (水下作业者用的)潜水钟…
in Chinese (Traditional) (水下作業者用的)潛水鐘…
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