Origin of camouflet
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How to use camouflet in a sentence
This forms a small camouflet chamber by compressing the earth around it.
Working parties were heavy, and on one occasion the Bosche blew a camouflet while work was in progress.
The term camouflet is applied to a mine used to suffocate the enemy's miner, without producing an explosion.Elements of Military Art and Science|Henry Wager Halleck
We had five men buried by a camouflet—they began at once to recover the bodies.
When an enemy mine is being dug, a camouflet destroys it before completion.