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Pronunciation:  `kânsun'treyshun kamp

WordNet Dictionary
[n]  a penal camp where political prisoners or prisoners of war are confined (usually under harsh conditions)
 Synonyms: stockade
 See Also: Dachau, penal facility, penal institution



Dream Dictionary
 Definition: Seeing or living in a concentration camp in your dream indicates that you are afraid of differences. You are having difficulties accepting others and their differences. Learn to appreciate diversity and the uniqueness in yourself and in others around you. If you actually lived in a concentration camp, the dream may signify a situation in your waking life which is triggering similar feelings felt at the time.
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