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English definition of “bivouac”

bivouac

verb [I usually + adv/prep]     /ˈbɪv.u.æk/ (present participle bivouacking, past tense and past participle bivouacked)
to camp (= sleep) in a bivouac: The soldiers bivouacked in the mountains for two nights.Camping
(Definition of bivouac verb from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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