concentration camp meaning

  "concentration camp" in a sentence
Noun: concentration camp  `kónsun'treyshun kamp
  1. A penal camp where political prisoners or prisoners of war are confined (usually under harsh conditions)
    - stockade 
  2. A situation characterized by crowding and extremely harsh conditions

Derived forms: concentration camps

Type of: camp, miserableness, misery, wretchedness

Encyclopedia: Concentration camp


[Medicine]
Facilities in which war or political prisoners are confined.

Examples

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  1. they charged that i had threatened them with concentration camp.
  2. extravagant mass ransom schemes, and proposals to bomb nonmilitary targets like concentration camps run afoul of major war-making policies.
  3. what do you see in the east concentration camp
  4. something he learned in a concentration camp during the war
  5. how does he know the suffer in the concentration camp

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