a railroad car used as a dormitory for construction and maintenance workers.
a light folding chair, usually with a canvas seat and back. Historical Examples Upon The Tree-Tops Olive Thorne Miller Dave Porter At Bear Camp Edward Stratemeyer Tales of Fishes Zane Grey The Long Day Dorothy Richardson How to Camp Out John M. Gould Kim Rudyard Kipling Quick Action Robert W. Chambers Mae Madden Mary Murdoch […]
the art of outdoor camping. Historical Examples Campward Ho! Unknown
an area, closed to the public, in Catoctin Mountain Park in N central Maryland: presidential retreat with guests’ quarters and conference facilities. noun the US president’s retreat in the Appalachian Mountains, Maryland: scene of the Camp David Agreement (Sept, 1978) between Anwar Sadat of Egypt and Menachem Begin of Israel, mediated by Jimmy Carter, which […]
a peace treaty between Israel and Egypt issuing from talks at Camp David between Egyptian President Sadat, Israeli Prime Minister Begin, and the host, U.S. President Carter: signed in 1979.