A defensive encampment encircled by armored vehicles or wagons.
To camp in a defensive encirclement.
A temporary camp within an encircling barricade of wagons, etc.
To form into a laager.
To camp in a laager.
Origin of laager
Alteration of obsolete Afrikaans lager probably from German Lager camp, lair from Middle High German leger bed, lair from Old High German legar legh- in Indo-European roots