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cave

(kāv), [TA]
Any hollow or enclosed space or cavity. See: cavity, cavitas, cavernous space.
Synonym(s): cavum [TA]

cave

(kāv) [TA]
Any hollow or enclosed space or cavity.
See also: cavern, cavity
Synonym(s): cavum.
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The cavers also installed a padlocked door for safety reasons.
The party of cavers,from the UK military,endured six days underground after becoming trapped by rising water in a cavern in central Mexico.
Klusman, Caver, Lathers, Miller, Wilcox and Brown, by virtue of their unique knowledge and extensive experience, further broaden our capabilities and strengthen our organization as we remain steadfast in our mission to deliver renewed growth and profitability during these pivotal times for Morgan Group.
Preliminary information from the call indicated a caver had fallen six meters (20 feet) in an area about a three-hour hike from the cave entrance, AP reported.
Even then I knew that trust was the only worthwhile currency in the caver world.
INJURED caver Johann Westhauser was yesterday hauled into the daylight - 12 days after being trapped 3300ft below ground.
One caver began a gruelling 12-hour race to the cave mouth near Berchesgaden on the Austrian border to raise the alarm.
A CAVER has described the terrifying moment he got wedged in a narrow rock tube as it started filling up with water.
Tourists taking part in the poll singled out some of Liver pool's legendary venues, such as the Caver n Club and Royal Court theatre, while Albert Dock, Liver pool Cathedral and the Walker Art Gallery were mentioned as great daytime attractions.
Students should dress the caver in warm clothes, a helmet with a headlamp, boots, and also include additional equipment such as a rope, flashlight and tools.