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pressure suit

noun, Aerospace.
Origin
1935-1940
1935-40
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  • Perhaps this was how a deep-sea diver might feel in a pressure suit with a kingdom of water overhead.
  • Those crew members wore the same type of pressure suit that the astronauts wear.
British Dictionary definitions for pressure suit

pressure suit

noun
1.
an inflatable suit worn by a person flying at high altitudes or in space, to provide protection from low pressure
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