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cantonment

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Army
cantonmentcan‧ton‧ment /kænˈtuːnmənt $ -ˈtɑːn-/ noun [countable] 🔊 🔊 PMA technical a camp where soldiers live
Examples from the Corpus
cantonmentUpon their arrest Ershad and his wife were moved from the Army cantonment and confined to a diplomatic compound.All the large cities had at least two stations, the town and the cantonment.In more peaceful times he had assisted many of the ladies of the cantonment in childbirth.
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