pup tent

noun

Origin:
1860–65, Americanism

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pup tent
 
n
another name for shelter tent

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Example sentences
We had the run of a patio, an above-ground swimming pool and a clubhouse
  fashioned from an old pup tent.
His living quarters were initially a pup tent surrounded by mud.
Well, in this area all the nurses had to put up a pup tent.
Lying in my pup tent flat down with two blankets between me and the ground and
  am feeling fine.
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