Encampment meaning

ĕn-kămpmənt
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A camp or campsite.
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A camp; a campsite.
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An encamping or being encamped.
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A group of temporary living quarters and/or other temporary structures.
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(astronomy) A Chinese constellation located near Pegasus, one of the 28 lunar mansions and part of the larger Black Turtle.
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Origin of encampment

  • From Mandarin Chinese 室宿 (Shìxiù, lit. "Room" or "Chamber")

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  • From English encamp + -ment

    From Wiktionary