Meaning of “concentration camp” in the English Dictionary

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"concentration camp" in British English

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concentration campnoun [ C ]

uk /kɒn.sənˈtreɪ.ʃən ˌkæmp/ us /kɑːn.sənˈtreɪ.ʃən ˌkæmp/

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"concentration camp" in American English

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concentration campnoun [ C ]

us /ˌkɑn·sənˈtreɪ·ʃən ˌkæmp/

a prison where, esp. during a war, people who are considered enemies are forced to stay

(Definition of “concentration camp” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)