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campingnoun [U]

 /ˈkæm·pɪŋ/
the act of staying and sleeping in an outside area for one or more days and nights, usually in a tent: In 1993, camping was the fifth most popular American vacation activity.
Translations of “camping”
in Korean 캠핑, 야영…
in Arabic تَخييم…
in Portuguese acampamento…
in Catalan càmping…
in Japanese キャンプ(すること)…
in Italian campeggio, l’andare in campeggio…
in Chinese (Traditional) 露營渡假,野營渡假…
in Russian кемпинг…
in Turkish kamp yapma…
in Chinese (Simplified) 露营度假,野营度假…
in Polish biwak, biwakowanie…
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