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[ten-tij] /ˈtɛn tɪdʒ/
tents collectively; equipment or supply of tents.
Origin of tentage
1595-1605; tent1 + -age Unabridged
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Examples from the web for tentage
  • Team members are also delivering and setting up tentage to several local hospitals and orphanages.
  • Brigade shall maintain tentage for deployment as needed.
  • Seaming methods such as heat sealing will provide high speed and low cost seaming for tentage, shelters and garments.
  • We ask that you keep tentage and camp equipment to a respectable minimum.
  • Participants are welcome and encouraged to camp at the park in designated areas using period tentage.
  • The military can also be tasked to provide tentage, cots, etc in the event of an incident.
  • They were then taken to a safe distance, under tentage, to view the initial response activities.
  • S target-practice books, and a lot of unserviceable clothing and tentage.
British Dictionary definitions for tentage


tents collectively
a supply of tents or tenting equipment
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