noun (formerly, in Canada)
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Example sentences from the Web for camboose
When he awoke, he found a bright light blazing in the hut, and heard some one moving about the camboose.
Much of that brought from home had been fairly used in the camboose, and in the stove originally set up in the hut.
The excessive cold made us feel severely the want of a camboose, or fire place in the boat.
When these duties were performed, a bustle was seen about the camboose, or large cooking stove, in which the meals were prepared.Jack in the Forecastle|John Sherburne Sleeper
A camboose for our fire was made, by sawing a cask in two, and filling it with gravel, and secured by lashing it to the mast.