hutment
noun Date: 1889 1. a collection of huts ; encampment 2. hut

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • hutment — [hut′mənt] n. [< HUT + MENT] a hut or group of huts, as in an army camp …   English World dictionary

  • hutment — /hut meuhnt/, n. an encampment of huts. [1885 90; HUT + MENT] * * * …   Universalium

  • hutment — noun An encampment of huts …   Wiktionary

  • hutment — Inglish (Indian English) Dictionary a group of huts or makeshift dwellings, often in a slum area …   English dialects glossary

  • hutment — hut·ment || hÊŒtmÉ™nt n. encampment of small buildings …   English contemporary dictionary

  • hutment — noun Military an encampment of huts …   English new terms dictionary

  • hutment — hut·ment …   English syllables

  • hutment — hut•ment [[t]ˈhʌt mənt[/t]] n. an encampment of huts • Etymology: 1885–90 …   From formal English to slang

  • hutment — /ˈhʌtmənt/ (say hutmuhnt) noun 1. accommodation in huts. 2. an encampment in which the accommodation is in huts …   Australian English dictionary

  • hutment — n. Mil. an encampment of huts …   Useful english dictionary

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