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(astronomy) A Chinese constellation located near Pegasus, one of the 28 lunar mansions and part of the larger Black Turtle.
From Mandarin Chinese 室宿 (Shìxiù, lit. "Room" or "Chamber")
From English encamp + -ment
As they entered the Indian encampment, hostile black eyes turned to follow them.
On the north-east side of the town there is a rath or encampment 70 ft.
They reached a small encampment at the bottom of a mountain and passed around it, one calling out a greeting as someone trotted out to meet them.
At such a time the encampment is deserted for three months.
Near the park a group of tumuli and a circular encampment are seen.
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