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trimix

Line breaks: tri¦mix
Pronunciation: /ˈtrʌɪmɪks
 
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Definition of trimix in English:

noun

[mass noun]
A breathing mixture for deep-sea divers, composed of nitrogen, helium, and oxygen.
Example sentences
  • Now, helium based gas mixtures such as trimix are available, as is the knowledge and training that is available to enable divers to dive more safely to 70m and beyond.
  • In addition, up to 9 different trimix and nitrox gases may be input.
  • One problem we face is getting access to the gases we need, trimix and nitrox.

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