Definition of caving in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈkeɪvɪŋ/


[mass noun] British
The sport or pastime of exploring caves.
Example sentences
  • They said they packed in abseiling, caving and night orienteering into their two-day stay and hoped to raise money to go back there.
  • It is the epitome of Dales Caving, and is sporting vertical caving at its very best.
  • There they got the chance to try out crafts and creative arts, skating, quad bike riding, climbing walls, mock caving and a giant inflatable obstacle course.

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