- Also called slave labor camp. a penal colony where inmates are forced to work.
- a camp for the shelter of migratory farm workers.
Origin of labor camp
First recorded in 1895–1900
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Examples from the Web for labor camp
Otherwise the tenement and labor-camp experiences in America would soon spoil them.Aliens or Americans?
Howard B. Grose
Let's go; I want a look at what's going on down at the equipment-park and the labor-camp, first.
"Try landing south of the Reservation, a little west of the ruins of the labor-camp," he advised.