1(in South America, especially Brazil), a grass plain with occasional stunted trees.
- ‘South of this are the Mato Grosso with its grassland plateau and the campos, mountain plateaux intersected by deep river valleys.’
- ‘Family farms, campos, and swaths of countryside are being seized and decimated.’
2A square in an Italian or Spanish town.
- ‘The nearby Campo was filled with bars and restaurants and the streets surrounding it are lined with clothing stores and trendy shops.’
- ‘There are thousands of people packed into the campo even for the trial races-- it's amazing.’
- ‘Near the Campo we had to walk our bikes as the streets were packed with all of the locals and tourists who had arrived for the celebrations.’
- ‘By then, we'd worked up an appetite and had a lovely dinner, again near the Campo.’
- ‘There are several banks near the campo in Piazza Tolomei, and include Banchi di Sotto and Via di Citta.’
From Spanish, Portuguese, and Italian campo, literally field.