Definition of Decamping:
- "The Chouans", Honore de Balzac.
- "The School by the Sea", Angela Brazil.
The signal of recall was now seen flying from the flagship, and the order for decamping was given, the people being directed to scatter as widely as possible, and to make their way as rapidly as they could, without exposing themselves more than was necessary, to the boat.- "The Three Lieutenants", W.H.G. Kingston.