The act by which something is clamped.
‘There are frequent clampings of cars that fail to display a parking permit.’;
present participle of camp
(uncountable) The recreational activity of temporarily living in a tent or similar accommodation, usually in the wilderness.
‘Camping is a favorite summer activity.’;
(countable) The act of setting up a camp.
Lodging in a camp.
A game of football.
the act of encamping and living in tents in a camp
the activity of spending a holiday living in a tent
‘when they were little, we went camping in California’; ‘a camping trip’; ‘camping attracts people of all ages’;
Camping is an outdoor activity involving overnight stays away from home with or without a shelter, such as a tent or a recreational vehicle. Typically participants leave developed areas to spend time outdoors in more natural ones in pursuit of activities providing them enjoyment.