a camp or encampment, especially within a protective circle of wagons.
to arrange or encamp in a laager.
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How to use laager in a sentence
What was my surprise to see lying below me the smoke and waggons and picketed horses of the enemy's laager!The Relief of Mafeking | Filson Young
He had no Horse Artillery; and the rapid and secret march to the rear of the laager might have been impossible with field-guns.The Relief of Mafeking | Filson Young
There were twelve thousand men in the camp and eight hundred in the laager.The Escape of a Princess Pat | George Pearson
I sent some burghers in advance to see what was happening to the Pretoria laager.My Reminiscences of the Anglo-Boer War | Ben Viljoen.
I saw the unhappy four the following day on their way back to a laager under guard.The Glory of The Coming | Irvin S. Cobb
British Dictionary definitions for laager
(in Africa) a camp, esp one defended by a circular formation of wagons
military a place where armoured vehicles are parked
to form (wagons) into a laager
(tr) to park (armoured vehicles) in a laager
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