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 (käm′pō, kăm′-)
n. pl. cam·pos
A large grassy plain in South America, with scattered bushes and small trees.

[Spanish, field, from Latin campus.]
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n, pl -pos
(Physical Geography) (often plural) level or undulating savanna country, esp in the uplands of Brazil
[American Spanish, from Latin campus]
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(ˈkæm poʊ, ˈkɑm-)

n., pl. -pos.
(in South America) an extensive, nearly level grassland plain.
[1605–15; < Sp < Latin campus field]
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