bivouac


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bivouac

[′biv·ə‚wak]
(ordnance)
An encampment set up for a short period of time by using tents.
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Hardly had this generous officer gone a hundred yards towards Studzianka than General Eble wakened a number of his weary pontoniers, and began the work,--the charitable work of burning the bivouacs set up about the bridge, and forcing the sleepers, thus dislodged, to cross the river.
And the grenadier of the guard urged the horses over men and bivouacs with bloody wheels and a double line of corpses on either side of them.
The day will end with the racers arriving at the rally's bivouac base camp, located adjacent to the luxurious Qasr Al Sarab Desert Resort.
Due to conflicting instructions from the Dakar support team, Bailey was held at checkpoint 1 for the rest of the day and towed to the next bivouac at night missing two checkpoints in the stage.
It was with great elation that I found him and we got back to the bivouac site around 27 hours after setting off on 31 May.
Despres, riding a factory KTM 690 R, finished the selective section 41 seconds clear of his arch Spanish rival Marc Coma, as the event reached the Tal Mureeb bivouac.
I was in a marathon raid in 1988 in South America and we drove all night to get to the bivouac.
Tenders are invited for Water Proof Multi Purpose Rain Poncho Disruptive Pattern With Convertibility As Bivouac (Revised November 2013)
to a bivouac site 2-1/2 miles from Kirkwood, overnight camping in tents, and a search dog rescue demonstration from 7:30-11:00 a.
Contract award: sps mission coordinator for the design and implementation of the t4 line (brt), and the renovation of the entire rms teor / subway and bivouac teor.
They team up with Pendragon What they say Alan Swinbank, trainer of Sir Royal, Proud Times and Bivouac "Sir Royal won last time but has only won once and we think he is very badly handicapped.
Glover injures his back when Master Bivouac (Stan Mellor) falls in the two-and-a-half-mile chase, and O'Neill replaces him on Pacify (Mellor), who takes the staying chase from Tremendous (Brian Platts/Ron Barry).