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or camp-site

[kamp-sahyt] /ˈkæmpˌsaɪt/
a place used or suitable for camping.
Origin of campsite
An Americanism dating back to 1905-10; camp1 + site Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2017.
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  • In this manner everything was transported to the camp site in about an hour.

    Campfire Girls at Twin Lakes Stella M. Francis
  • Then more cedars intervened and the camp site was lost to view.

    The Border Legion Zane Grey
  • Taking it with her, she waited at the camp site for nearly a half hour.

    The Clock Strikes Thirteen

    Mildred A. Wirt
  • The hour was so late that the girls did not return to the camp site.

    The Clock Strikes Thirteen

    Mildred A. Wirt
  • Then he selected his camp site and made a tiny fire of dry sticks.

    The War Trail Elmer Russell Gregor
  • The necessity for a road to the camp site is not to be forgotten.

    Campward Ho! Unknown
  • A camp site had been partially prepared for their reception.

  • The boys all crowded around, eager to hear about the snake and camp site.

    Bert Wilson at the Wheel J. W. Duffield
  • They could not have found a more perfect place for a camp site.

    Star Born Andre Norton
  • But a delicately balanced rock a hundred yards below his camp site toppled over and slid downhill.

    Operation Terror William Fitzgerald Jenkins
British Dictionary definitions for camp site

camp site

an area on which holiday-makers may pitch a tent, etc Also called camping site
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
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