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English definition of “camp”

camp

noun
 
 
/kæmp/
B1 [C] an area where people stay in tents for a short time, usually for a holidayCamping
an army/prison/refugee, etc camp B2 an area containing temporary buildings or tents used for soldiers/prisoners/refugees (= people forced to leave their home), etc → See also base camp, concentration campPrisons and parts of prisonsPlaces involved in military activityThe armed forces generally
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