Webster's New World College Dictionary Copyright © 2010 by Wiley Publishing, Inc., Cleveland, Ohio.
a concentration camp in which large numbers of prisoners die, as by execution or starvation
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nounThe American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th edition Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
A concentration camp in which a large portion of the inmates are systematically put to death, are worked to death, or die from mistreatment.