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A compartment in a steam engine through which steam is delivered from the boiler to a cylinder.
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|Noun||1.||steam chest - the chamber from which steam is distributed to a cylinder|
chamber - a natural or artificial enclosed space
steam engine - external-combustion engine in which heat is used to raise steam which either turns a turbine or forces a piston to move up and down in a cylinder
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