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concentration campnoun [C]

uk   /kɒn.sənˈtreɪ.ʃən ˌkæmp/ us   /kɑːn.sənˈtreɪ.ʃən ˌkæmp/
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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)
Translations of “concentration camp”
in Chinese (Simplified) 集中营…
in Turkish toplama kampı…
in Russian концентрационный лагерь…
in Chinese (Traditional) 集中營…
in Polish obóz koncentracyjny…
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