death camp

noun

Definition of death camp

  1. :  a concentration camp in which large numbers of prisoners are systematically killed

1944

First Known Use of death camp

1944


DEATH CAMP Defined for English Language Learners

death camp

noun

Definition of death camp for English Language Learners

  • : a place where large numbers of prisoners are taken to be killed during a war : a concentration camp where many people are killed


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