Definition of diving suit in English:

diving suit

Syllabification: div·ing suit


  • A watertight suit, typically with a helmet and an air supply, worn for working or exploring deep underwater.
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    • Navy officials say the crew may not have enough diving suits or the suits may be in flooded compartments.
    • A small group of men were clustered around a two meter tall suit that looked like a cross between a diving suit and an ancient suit of armor.
    • Ivanova added that the best scuba diving suits are made of ostrich hide because of its high water resistance.

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