Full record for vacuum-suited adj.

Definition wearing a vacuum suit
OED requirements antedating 1947
Earliest cite R. Abernathy 'Failure on Titan'
Comment Fred Galvin submitted a 1947 cite from Robert Abernathy's "Failure on Titan". Fred Galvin submitted a cite from An Ace Double reprint of Murray Leinster's 1957 "City on the Moon".

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1958 ‘M. Leinster’ City on Moon 20 There should be jeeps carrying burdens, and the chest lights of vacuum-suited figures moving about.