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An area used for setting up a camp or holding a camp meeting.
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(ˈkæmpɡraʊnd) or

camp ground

a campsite
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a place for a camp or for a camp meeting.
[1795–1805, Amer.]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.campground - a site where people on holiday can pitch a tentcampground - a site where people on holiday can pitch a tent
land site, site - the piece of land on which something is located (or is to be located); "a good site for the school"
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[ˈkæmpgraʊnd] N (US) → cámping m
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During the week, I had entered into an engagement with a number of young friends to start from Baltimore to the camp ground early Saturday evening; and being detained by my em- ployer, I was unable to get down to Master Hugh's without disappointing the company.
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PESHAWAR -- ICMS Cold club registered 10 wickets victory against Hero Sports Club in the Peshawar District InterClub Cricket Championship being played here at University Camp ground on Tuesday.
But most of all, camp people know that when the car stops and their feet hit that familiar camp ground, there will be people there no matter what.
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More than half of those staying with KOA say they were at home the night before arriving at the camp ground, according to KOA CEO Jim Rogers.
A wall of water, triggered by heavy rains that swelled the Little Missouri River to six metres, swept through a camp ground as campers slept on Friday, carrying away tents and overturning camper vans.