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bathysphere

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Noun
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bath=y=sphere

CIDE DICTIONARY

bathyspheren. 
     a spherical deep diving apparatus (lowered by a cable) for underwater exploration; it is constructed with a strong steel shell to withstand high pressures at the ocean bottom.  [WordNet 1.5]

OXFORD DICTIONARY

bathysphere, n. a spherical vessel for deep-sea observation.

Etymology
Gk bathus deep + SPHERE

THESAURUS

bathysphere

Aqua-Lung, air cylinder, aquascope, bathyscaphe, benthoscope, diving bell, diving boat, diving chamber, diving goggles, diving helmet, diving hood, diving mask, diving suit, periscope, scuba, snorkel, submarine, swim fins, wet suit

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