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spelunking

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noun spe·lunk·ing \-kiŋ\

Simple Definition of spelunking

  • : the sport or practice of exploring or studying caves

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of spelunking

  1. :  the hobby or practice of exploring caves

Examples of spelunking in a sentence

  1. Her hobbies include hiking, biking, and spelunking.

  2. They love to go spelunking.



1944

First Known Use of spelunking

1944

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