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You may have read the word "simmer" in a recipe or two, but what does it really mean?
Origin of pup tent
An Americanism dating back to 1860–65
Words nearby pup tent
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Example sentences from the Web for pup tent
This formed a small A-shaped tent, a "pup-tent," as the soldiers called it, but was open at the front and back.Ten years in the ranks, U.S. army|Augustus Meyers
Peeping out from his pup-tent, he saw half a dozen tupa (or giant tree-climbing crabs) on a nocturnal raid on a cocoanut-grove.The Sin of Monsieur Pettipon|Richard Connell
British Dictionary definitions for pup tent
another name for shelter tent
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