a place where people live temporarily in tents, cabins, or other inexpensive or portable dwellings
Common abbreviation for cyclic AMP.
The famous camp of the Roman army was set up every night they were on the march. As every Roman force used the same scheme, this meant that each soldier always knew where to find everything. Also this meant that when a soldier would enter the camp of another legion, for example, when delivering a message, he would always know where to go. Every solâ€¦...
- providing sophisticated amusement by virtue of having artificially (and vulgarly) mannered or banal or sentimental qualities 2. [n] - a group of people living together in a camp 3. [n] - something that is considered amusing not because of its originality but because of its unoriginality 4. [n] - a site where care and acti...Found on http://www.webdictionary.co.uk/definition.php?query=camp
A loose general term for any large enclosure of uncertain type.Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20766
NATO designation for Soviet Antonov An-8 transport aircraft.
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[ French camp
, Italian campo
, from Latin campus
plant, field; akin to Greek kh^pos
garden. Confer Campaign
The ground or spot on which tents, huts, etc., are erected for shelter,...Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/C/13
Camp intransitive verb 1.
To pitch or prepare a camp; to encamp; to lodge in a camp; - - often with out
. « They camped
out at night, under the stars. W. Irving.
[ See Camp
, 6] To play the game called camp...Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/C/13
Synonym for cyclic AMP ... <molecular biology> 3'5' cyclic ester of AMP. The first second messenger hormone signalling system to be characterised. Generated from ATP by the action of adenyl cyclase that is coupled to hormone receptors by G-proteins (GTP-binding proteins). CAMP activates a specific (cAMP dependent) protein kinase and is inacti...Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20973
providing sophisticated amusement by virtue of having artificially (and vulgarly) mannered or banal or sentimental qualities; `they played up the silliness of their roles for camp effect`; `campy Hollywood musicals of the 1940`s`Found on http://wordnetweb.princeton.edu/perl/webwn?s=camp
shelter for persons displaced by war or political oppression or for religious beliefsFound on http://wordnetweb.princeton.edu/perl/webwn?s=camp
cyclic adenosine monophosphate.Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/21001
• (n.) An ancient game of football, played in some parts of England. • (n.) The company or body of persons encamped, as of soldiers, of surveyors, of lumbermen, etc. • (v. i.) To pitch or prepare a camp; to encamp; to lodge in a camp; -- often with out. • (n.) A single hut or shelter; as, a hunter`s camp. • (n.) A mound of ...Found on http://thinkexist.com/dictionary/meaning/camp/
in military service, an area for temporary or semipermanent sheltering of troops. In most usage the word camp signifies an installation more ...Found on http://www.britannica.com/eb/a-z/c/12
city of ancient India, the capital of the kingdom of Aga (a region corresponding with the eastern part of modern Bihr state), identified with two ...Found on http://www.britannica.com/eb/a-z/c/12
(from the article `South Asian arts`) ...of rhetoric rather indebted to Sanskrit rhetoricians, containing the first descriptions of the Kannada country, people, and dialects, with ...Found on http://www.britannica.com/eb/a-z/c/13
Type: Abbreviation Definitions: 1. Abbreviation for adenosine 3′,5′-cyclic monophosphate (cyclic AMP).Found on http://www.medilexicon.com/medicaldictionary.php?t=13536
Camp is a slang expression for homosexual, effeminate or an affectedly theatrical manner.Found on http://www.probertencyclopaedia.com/browse/ZC.HTM
CAMP (also spelled C.A.M.P. and called Camp, which stands for `Costruzione Articoli Montagna Premana`) is one of the world`s leading manufacturers of equipment for climbing and associated activities such as ski mountaineering and industrial safety. The company is based in Italy. CAMP manufactures a wide range of products, includin...Found on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/CAMP_(company)
A group of individuals, or several different groups of individuals, who help prepare a fighter for an upcoming bout. Fighters may travel to several locations as a part of a camp, or bring fighters and coaches from other teams into their gyms to help train for an upcoming fight.Found on http://mma.epicsports.com/mma-glossary.html
Camp is an ancient game of football, formerly played in some parts of England.Found on http://www.probertencyclopaedia.com/browse/OC.HTM
Cyclic adenosine monophosphate; a second messenger in the action of many hormones, including catecholamines, polypeptides, and glycoproteins. It serves to mediate the effects of these hormones on their target cells.Found on http://www.mhhe.com/biosci/abio/glossary.mhtml
The camp is the term used in the Falkland Islands to refer to any part of the islands outside the islands` only significant town, Stanley, and often the large RAF base at Mount Pleasant. It is derived from the Spanish word campo, for `countryside`. The Camp contains various small settlements, such as Fox Bay, Goose Green,...Found on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Camp_(Falkland_Islands)
Camp is an aesthetic sensibility that regards something as appealing or humorous because of its ridiculousness to the viewer. Camp aesthetics disrupt many modernists’ notions of what art is and what can be classified as high art by inverting aesthetic attributes such as beauty, value and taste through an invitation of a different ...Found on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Camp_(style)
(slang) A gang of players waiting for the purpose of attacking passersby and/or war targets.Found on http://wiki.eveonline.com/en/wiki/Glossary
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