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Tents: portable waterproof soft-sided shelters that are stretched taut over a frame and temporarily pitched outdoors.
examples of tents [1] two-person tent stake guy line elastic strainer inner tent zipper strainer canopy door rainfly

two-person tent click to hear

Tent that can accommodate two people.

stake click to hear

Small post that is driven into the ground to hold the tent in place.

guy line click to hear

Cable used to stretch the tent frame taut and hold it firmly in place on the ground.

elastic strainer click to hear

Elasticized cable used to stretch the canvas taut and anchor it to the ground.

inner tent click to hear

Part of the tent covered by the rainfly.

zipper click to hear

Closure made up of two lengths of tape edged with teeth that interlock by means of a slide.

strainer click to hear

Device used to stretch a guy line taut.

canopy click to hear

Canvas awning supported by a framework; it protects an outdoor space from the rain and sun.

door click to hear

Piece of canvas covering the entrance to the tent.

rainfly click to hear

Piece of waterproof canvas that covers the inner tent; it protects it from rain and provides an extra layer of insulation.