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altitude chamber

noun, Aeronautics.
1.
a chamber for simulating the conditions of air pressure and temperature for a given altitude in order to test the behavior of people and equipment in such an environment.
Origin of altitude chamber
1930-1935
First recorded in 1930-35
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