Definition of caving
: the sport of exploring caves : spelunking
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The best caving sinks beneath North Alabama, where limestone has eroded away, leaving underground caverns, streams, and even waterfalls.
Formed by a rare volcanic event 2,000 years ago on Mount St. Helens, Ape Cave is a fascinating geological wonder that offers several miles of caving.
Remember this unhappiness as what caving will always produce.
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Definition of caving for English Language Learners
: the sport of exploring caves
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