bathysphere

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Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek βάθος (báthos, depths) + σφαίρα (sphaíra, sphere).

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  • (UK) IPA(key): /ˈbæθɪˌsfɪə(ɹ)/

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bathysphere (plural bathyspheres)

  1. A spherical steel deep-diving chamber with perspex windows, in which persons are lowered to the depths by a cable to study the oceans and deep-sea life; the precursor to the bathyscaphe

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