noun Date: 1805 the area or place (as a field or grove) used for a camp, for camping, or for a camp meeting

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  • campground — [[t]kæ̱mpgraʊnd[/t]] campgrounds N COUNT A campground is the same as a campsite. [mainly AM] …   English dictionary

  • campground — /kamp grownd /, n. a place for a camp or for a camp meeting. [1795 1805, Amer.; CAMP1 + GROUND1] * * * …   Universalium

  • campground — camp|ground [ˈkæmpgraund] n AmE an area where people can camp, often with a water supply and toilets British Equivalent: campsite …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • campground — camp|ground [ kæmp,graund ] noun count AMERICAN a place where people on vacation can stay in tents or other temporary shelters …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • campground — n. area for camping, campsite; place where people come together for a religious meeting …   English contemporary dictionary

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  • campground — noun (C) AmE an area where people can camp, that often has a water supply and toilets; campsite BrE …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

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