Definition of 'airlock'
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In truth, it was more of an airlock than a place for human beings to meet and converse about important matters.THE BROKEN GOD (2002) CHAMELEON (2002)
A spaceship hulked dimly in the darkness, with ports closely curtained and only a dim light showing where the airlock opened a crack.THE COMPLETE STORIES VOLUME 2 (2002)
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