Definition of decampment in US English:

decampment

noun

  • See decamp

    • ‘Borland will stay in California, so there won't be a repeat of the cost-cutting decampment of WP to Ottawa.’
    • ‘What is clear is that Duchamp's decampment to New York is the single most symbolic act in the transfer of cultural power from old world to new.’
    • ‘The ballet begins in Egypt with Cleopatra luxuriating in her bath, and swiftly moves on to her quick-witted evasion of an assassination attempt by her brother to her triumphant seduction of Caesar and decampment to Rome.’

Pronunciation

decampment

/dəˈkampmənt//dəˈkæmpmənt/