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American Sign Language: "camp"

The sign for "camp" has a few variations but the general concept is based around showing what a tent looks like.

In the sign for "camp" you show a "tent" with your hands. Use a small double movement.
The tips of the index finger, pinkie, and thumb touch, move apart slightly, and touch again.

CAMP / camping / tent:


There is quite a bit of variety in this sign, but the above variation is a good clear way to sign "camp." 

Also see: CAMPER

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