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Overview page. Subjects: Law.

N.

Any structure adapted for human habitation and capable of being moved from one place to another, either by being towed or being transported on a motor vehicle or trailer. See...

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caravan

in Visual English Dictionary

January 2004; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 64 words.

trailer caravan camper trailer tent

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Caravan

Edited by Colin Larkin.

in Encyclopedia of Popular Music

January 2006; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 785 words.

Formed in Canterbury, England, in 1968, Caravan evolved from the Wilde Flowers, a seminal local attraction that had included Robert

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Caravan

in Berkshire Encyclopedia of World History

January 2010; p ublished online August 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 1303 words.

The formation of armed caravans made possible commerce across vast stretches of inhospitable or unoccupied land, by offering safety to their members and dividing the costs of...

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caravan

Julia Cresswell.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Word Origins

January 2009; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of English. 181 words.

[LME]

The first use of caravan was for a group of people travelling together across a desert in Asia or

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Caravan

Overview page. Subjects: Music.

Formed in Canterbury, England, in 1968, Caravan evolved from the Wilde Flowers, a seminal local attraction that had included Robert Wyatt, Kevin Ayers and Hugh Hopper, all later of the ...

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holiday caravan

Allan Beaver.

in A Dictionary of Travel and Tourism

P ublished online December 2012 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Travel and Holiday. 12 words.

A caravan permanently located on site with facilities. See caravan.

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Caravan Club

Allan Beaver.

in A Dictionary of Travel and Tourism

P ublished online December 2012 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Travel and Holiday. 71 words.

Claims to be the premier club for touring caravanners, motor caravanners, and trailer tent campers, and the largest caravanning organization

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Ballet Caravan

Anita Finkel.

in The International Encyclopedia of Dance

January 1998; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Dance. 1135 words.

Although it was not the first classical company in America, Lincoln Kirstein's Ballet Caravan (later American Ballet Caravan) was

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caravan park

Allan Beaver.

in A Dictionary of Travel and Tourism

P ublished online December 2012 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Travel and Holiday. 67 words.

A trailer park in the US. A site where caravans may rent a space, offering various facilities; but the same

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Caravans, the

Roxanne Reed.

in Grove Music Online

January 2013; p ublished online October 2012 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 84 words.

African American gospel ensemble founded in Chicago by ALBERTINA WALKER in 1952. Inez Andrews, Shirley Caesar, Cassietta George, Bessie Griffin, and Dorothy Norwood comprised the classic...

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