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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The act of living in tents; Temporary living quarters specially built by the army for soldiers; A site where people on holiday can pitch a tent.

Usage examples (35)
  • A tent housing a masseuse sits at the end of one row, and in the center of the encampment is a shaded lounge stocked with sofas.
  • Our circle of vehicles resembled a pioneer wagon-train encampment!
  • The encampment is currenly in danger of closing down because they have nowhere to go after their May 5 deadline.
  • The 10TH MOUNTAIN DIV. has been relieved and on it's way home, while the encampment is under seize, in KISTAN, AFGH. for more
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