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Definition of SCBA

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  1. Self Contained Breathing Apparatus - a portable breathing device for persons entering a toxic environment.


Scba a.k.a. Balmaceda Airport is an airport in Balmaceda, Chile, serving the Aysén del General Carlos Ibáñez del Campo Region.


Scba a.k.a. SCO6266 is a gene.

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Google previewUnion Bible Dictionary...prepared for the American Sunday School Union... (1855)

It is called Scba by tho Hebrews, and by tho Komans, ...

Google previewFundamentals of Fire Fighter Skills (2008)

by NFPA (National Fire Prevention Associati, Iafc

SCBA is a particular type ofrespirator.

Google previewHistorical Dictionary of Malaysia (2009)

by Ooi Keat Gin

Lim Boon Keng, Seah Liang Seah, and Song Ong Siang were SCBA leaders who shared similar backgrounds: Straits-born, English-educated, progressive, and forward looking. SCBA had branches in Penang and Melaka.

Google previewEncyclopedia of Crisis Management (2013)

by K. Bradley Penuel, Matt Statler, Ryan Hagen

Air purification devices or self—contained breathing apparatus (SCBA) help minimize the risk of inhalation exposure and should be used by personnel in any IDLH atmosphere. An IDLH atmosphere is one in which the maximum to which a ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Chemical Processing and Design (1987)

Volume 27 - Hydrogen Cyanide to Ketones Dimethyl (Acetone) by John J. McKetta Jr

If the atmosphere in a confined space is immediately dangerous to life or health owing to a high concentration of air contaminant or oxygen deficiency, those who must enter the space must wear a self-contained breathing apparatus (SCBA) or ...

Google previewEncyclopaedia of Occupational Health and Safety: Chemical, industries and occupations (1998)

by Jeanne Mager Stellman

The SCBA is an effective personal protection device that prevents exposure to the products of combustion when used properly. Unfortunately, it is often used only during the "knockdown" phase, when the fire is being actively fought, and not ...

Google previewInternational Encyclopedia of Ergonomics and Human Factors, Second Edition - 3 Volume Set (2006)

by Informa Healthcare, Waldemar Karwowski

PERSONAL FIRE PROTECTIVE EQUIPMENT Personal fire protective equipment, including protective clothing and a self-contained breathing apparatus (SCBA) are necessary protection against combustion gases and heat in most ...

Google previewMedical lexicon (1854)

by Robley Dunglison

Sebaceous or Sebip'arous Glands, Sebaceous Fol'licles, Stbaceons Crypts, Follic'uli scba'cei, Cryptce scba'cccs, Oil Glands, Miliary glands, are small hollow organs, of a rounded or pyriform shape, seated in the substance of the skin, and ...

Google previewA Critical Dictionary of English Literature and British and American Authors (1882)

Living and Deceased, from the Earliest Accounts to the Latter Half of the Nineteenth Century; Containing Over Forty-six Thousand Articles (authors), with Forty Indexes of Subject by Samuel Austin Allibone

Smith, Scba Smith, Sol. F. Smith, Stephen Smith, Sydney Smith, Thos. S. Smith, Win. Smith, Wm. C. Smith, Wm. И. Smith, Win. L. Smith, Wm. R. Smith, Wm. W. Smithies, Mr. Smithson, Jas. Smollett, T. G. Smothers, S. H. Smyth, S. T. Smyth, ...

Google previewA Critical Dictionary of English Literature (1871)

And British and American Authors, Living and Deceased, from the Earliest Accounts to the Middle of the Nineteenth Century. Containing Thirty Thousand Biographies and Literary Notices, with Forty Indexes of Subjects by Samuel Austin Allibone

Smith, Scba Smith. T. Smith, T. B. Smith, Sir Thos. Smith, Thos. Smith, Thos. S. Smith, W. Smith, W. B. Smith, W. C. Smith, Walter Smith, Win. Smith, Win. W. Smith, Worth. Smithers, Win. C. Smothers, S. H. Smyth ami Thuillicr Smyth, Chas.

Google previewEtymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language (1879)

by James Stormonth


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Mich. Native / Sailor refills SCBA bottles

PACIFIC OCEAN (Aug. 11, 2011) Damage Controlman Fireman Carol Gonzalez, from Adrian, Mich., refills a self-contained breathing apparatus (SCBA) bottle aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74). The John C. Stennis Carrier Strike Group is on a scheduled western Pacific Ocean and Arabian Gulf deployment.(U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Crishanda K. McCall/Released) 110811-N-OI955-003

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