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diving suit

noun
1.
any of various waterproof garments for underwater swimming or diving, especially one that is weighted, hermetically sealed, and supplied with air under pressure through a hose attached to a removable helmet.
Origin of diving suit
1905-1910
1905-10
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  • He was dropped into the ocean padlocked in a diving suit fully weighted and not connected to an air supply, and he escaped.
British Dictionary definitions for diving suit

diving suit

noun
1.
a waterproof suit used by divers, having a heavy detachable helmet and an air supply
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