Meaning of “prison camp” in the English Dictionary

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"prison camp" in British English

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prison campnoun [ C ]

uk /ˈprɪz.ən ˌkæmp/ us /ˈprɪz.ən ˌkæmp/

a place where people, usually prisoners of war or political prisoners, are forced to stay:

He was captured by enemy forces and sent to a prison camp for the rest of the war.

(Definition of “prison camp” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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