[ kamp-shed ]
/ ˈkæmpˌʃɛd /

verb (used with object), camp·shed, camp·shed·ding.

to line (the bank of a river) with campshot.

Origin of campshed

First recorded in 1880–85; variant of campshot

Definition for campshedding (2 of 2)


[ kamp-shot ]
/ ˈkæmpˌʃɒt /


a facing of planks and piles placed along the bank of a river to prevent erosion.

Origin of campshot

First recorded in 1685–95; origin uncertain
Also called camp·shed·ding, camp·sheet·ing. Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019