concentration camp definition

  • noun:
    • A camp where civilians, enemy aliens, political prisoners, and quite often prisoners of war are detained and confined, usually under harsh circumstances.
    • a spot or circumstance characterized by exceedingly harsh problems.
    • A camp where large numbers of persons—such as political prisoners, prisoners of war, refugees—are detained for the true purpose of focusing all of them in one single destination.
    • A camp or premises which individuals regarded as unwelcome by people who control it are concealed away, mistreated, and even killed.
    • a scenario wherein crowding and intensely harsh problems happen.
    • a penal camp in which political prisoners or prisoners of war tend to be restricted (usually under harsh circumstances)
    • a situation characterized by crowding and extremely harsh problems

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