adjective spe·lae·an \spə̇ˈlēən, (ˈ)spē¦l-\
variants: less commonly


\spə̇ˈlēən, (ˈ)spē¦l-\

Definition of spelaean

  1. :  dwelling or occurring in a cave

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Origin and Etymology of spelaean

Latin spelaeum, speleum cave (from Greek spēlaion) + English -an

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a trip made at another's expense

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