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as in campsite
a place where a group of people live for a short time in tents or cabins the war forced people to flee their homes and to live in crowded camps along the border

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as in hut
a small, simply constructed, and often temporary dwelling a hunter's camp deep in the woods

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as in cottage
an often small house for recreational or seasonal use years ago the wealthy industrialists built some rather grand camps along the lake

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as in to house
to provide with living quarters or shelter some out-of-town delegates to the convention were camped in university dorms

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“Camp.” Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 28 May. 2024.

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