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caches

noun
plural of cache

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(Entry 1 of 2)

1 a collection of things kept available for future use or need
  • a cache of medical supplies in case of emergency

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2 a supply stored up and often hidden away
  • the squirrel kept a cache of nuts in the hollow of the tree

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caches

verb
present tense third-person singular of cache

Synonyms & Antonyms of caches (Entry 2 of 2)

2 to put into a hiding place
  • cached the fugitives in their cellar until they could make their way to Canada

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“Caches.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/caches. Accessed 13 Aug. 2020.

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