shelter tent


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shelter tent

n.
A small tent usually pitched by securing together two or more pieces of waterproof material. Also called pup tent.

shelter tent

n
(Military) US a military tent for two men

shel′ter tent`


n.
a small military tent for two persons.
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Noun1.shelter tent - a wedge-shaped tentshelter tent - a wedge-shaped tent; usually without a floor or windows
collapsible shelter, tent - a portable shelter (usually of canvas stretched over supporting poles and fastened to the ground with ropes and pegs); "he pitched his tent near the creek"
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Sheldon shook his head, laughing, and dismissed them, and went to overhaul the dunnage-room for a small shelter tent for Joan's use.
Tenders are invited for inflatable shelter tent with accessories.
A ''base camp'' shelter tent, cargo vest, bug vacuum, field tools, specimen containers and canteen were augmented with a couple of cool habitat containers, a mesh butterfly house and even a maze in which to observe your creepy-crawly finds (alextoys.
MANILA -- Five children were killed in their sleep as the fire engulfed their temporary shelter tent in the typhoon-hit Tacloban City in Province before dawn Wednesday.
Fortunately for them members of a Scout group walking along the path found them and provided a shelter tent to keep them safe.
At a rural community centre at Kaikoura Suburban School, about ten minutes north of the township, Red Cross has set up an emergency air shelter tent, and will provide the centre with water, food and other essentials, as well as daily information updates, to support the rural community.
Soldiers were required to march with their bedrolls and tents; each solder was issued a half shelter tent, complete with buttons and buttonholes.
They could not get back down the way they had got up so the team had to get them down another way and get them into a shelter tent to help their recovery.
We managed to get the party into a shelter tent and gave them a hot drink before walking them off the moors by 10.
It made stockings for the Women's Army Corps, parachutes for aerial bombs, and nylon shelter tents.