prison camp


prison camp

noun

: a camp where a large group of prisoners are kept especially during a war

Full Definition of PRISON CAMP

1
:  a camp for the confinement of reasonably trustworthy prisoners usually employed on government projects
2
:  a camp for prisoners of war or political prisoners

First Known Use of PRISON CAMP

1864

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