work camp work camp

Definition(s):

  • (n) a camp for trustworthy prisoners employed in government projects

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. Late in April 1945, Easy Company discovered Landsberg, a work camp abandoned by the Germans.
  2. He pokes a finger at his plate of rice and meat in the work camp's cafeteria.
  3. Weekend trips to Delphi and Olympia, arranged by the Greek cultural organization sponsoring the work camp, were an unexpected bonus.

News

  1. County seeks potential tenant for shuttered forest work camp

    Lane County is trying once again to find someone willing to rent the remote forest work camp that county government owns nearly an hour’s drive southwest of Eugene. The deadline for those interested to submit a letter is today. The sprawling, long-shuttered camp could be used as a drug or …
    on June 17, 2013     Source: The Register-Guard

  2. County tests interest for renters of remote forest work camp

    Lane County is trying once again to find someone willing to rent the remote forest work camp that county government owns nearly an hour’s drive southwest of Eugene. The deadline is Monday for those interested to submit a letter. The sprawling, long-shuttered camp could be used as a drug or …
    on June 17, 2013     Source: The Register-Guard

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