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en·camp

encamp

 
pronunciation:
en kaemp
parts of speech:
intransitive verb, transitive verb
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part of speech: intransitive verb
inflections: encamps, encamping, encamped
definition: to set up, or take lodging in, a camp.
The soldiers encamped by the river.
similar words:
camp
 
part of speech: transitive verb
definition: to make or provide a camp for.
The government encamped the refugees in a disused army barracks.
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