gas chamber Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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gas chambernoun [C]

uk   us  
a ​room that can be ​filled with ​poisonousgas in ​order to ​kill the ​people or ​animals inside it
(Definition of gas chamber from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “gas chamber”
in Arabic غُرفة الغاز…
in Korean 가스실…
in Portuguese câmara de gás…
in Catalan cambra de gas…
in Japanese ガス室(毒ガスで人や動物を殺す部屋)…
in Chinese (Simplified) 毒气室…
in Turkish gaz odası…
in Russian газовая камера…
in Chinese (Traditional) 毒氣室…
in Italian camera a gas…
in Polish komora gazowa…
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