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campsite

or camp-site

[ kamp-sahyt ]
/ ˈkæmpˌsaɪt /
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noun
a place used or suitable for camping.
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Origin of campsite

An Americanism dating back to 1905–10; camp1 + site
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British Dictionary definitions for campsite

camp site

noun
an area on which holiday-makers may pitch a tent, etcAlso called: camping site
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