1. lock chamber enclosure consisting of a section of canal that can be closed to control the water level; used to raise or lower vessels that pass through it
  2. local time the official time in a local region
  3. local call a telephone call made within a local calling area
  4. burial chamber a chamber that is used as a grave
  5. legal code a code of laws adopted by a state or nation
  6. cloud chamber apparatus that detects the path of high-energy particles passing through a supersaturated vapor; each particle ionizes molecules along its path and small droplets condense on them to produce a visible track
  7. localism a partiality for some particular place
  8. legal community the body of individuals qualified to practice law in a particular jurisdiction
  9. bubble chamber an instrument that records the tracks of ionizing particles
  10. vacuum chamber a chamber from which nearly all matter has been removed
  11. social climber someone seeking social prominence by obsequious behavior
  12. supply chamber a mechanical device for holding something and supplying it as needed
  13. council chamber a room where a committee meets
  14. gas chamber instrument of execution consisting of a sealed chamber into which poison gas is introduced; used to kill people or animals
  15. echo chamber an enclosed space for producing reverberation of a sound
  16. decalcomania either a design that is fixed to some surface or a paper bearing the design which is to be transferred to the surface
  17. political campaign the campaign of a candidate to be elected
  18. legal action a judicial proceeding brought by one party against another
  19. coal chute a chute for coal
  20. local road a street that is primarily used to gain access to the property bordering it