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meanings of caisson


  1. An enclosure from which water can be expelled, in order to give access to underwater areas for engineering works etc.
  2. A large box to hold ammunition.
  3. A chest filled with explosive materials, used like a mine.
  4. The gate across the entrance to a dry dock.
  5. A two-wheeled, horse-drawn military vehicle used to carry ammunition (and a coffin at funerals).
  6. A floating tank that can be submerged, attached to an underwater object and then pumped out to lift the object by buoyancy; a camel.
  7. A coffer.

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