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English definition of “camp”

camp

noun (TENTS/BUILDINGS)    /kæmp/
B1 [C or U] a place where people stay in tents or other temporary structures: We pitched/set up camp (= put up our tents) by the lakeside.Camping B2 [C] an area where people are kept temporarily for a particular reason: a labour/prison/refugee campAccommodating people B2 [C or U] a place where soldiers stay when they are training or fighting a war: an army campPlaces involved in military activity
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