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lethal chamber

  1. a room or enclosure where animals may be killed by exposure to a poison gas.
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Origin of lethal chamber

First recorded in 1880–85
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  • This is to be used for the “lethal-chamber,” where the specimens are to be sent to sleep, but not to “awake refreshed.”

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