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A light folding stool.


a variant of camping stool



a lightweight folding stool, usu. with a canvas seat.
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Noun1.campstool - a folding stool
stool - a simple seat without a back or arms
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What fault, if any, do you find with my putting the skates on the young ladies, and carryin' the campstool for them?
I pointed to the recessed part where the little campstool awaited him and laid my finger on my lips.
Santos shrugged a shoulder towards the captain as he opened a campstool, drew up his trousers, and seated himself with much deliberation at the foot of my mattress.
He sat silently on a campstool below the knoll, with head bowed and elbows on his knees.
We belated historians must not linger after his example; and if we did so, it is probable that our chat would be thin and eager, as if delivered from a campstool in a parrot-house.