camporee

noun
camp·​o·​ree | \ ˌkam-pə-ˈrē How to pronounce camporee (audio) \

Definition of camporee

: a gathering of Boy Scouts or Girl Scouts from a given geographic area

First Known Use of camporee

1927, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for camporee

camp + jamboree

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“Camporee.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/camporee. Accessed 25 January 2020.

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