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hutment

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1 a place where a group of people live for a short time in tents or cabins
  • the arriving national guardsmen were forced to live in a hutment until permanent barracks could be constructed

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2 a small, simply constructed, and often temporary dwelling
  • a group of shabby hutments that had been erected to shelter the refugees

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The first known use of hutment was in 1889

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“Hutment.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/hutment. Accessed 4 Dec. 2020.

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