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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A person who explores caves.

Usage examples (14)
  • You can't walk through undertown without tripping over a starry-eyed speleologist.
  • You can't walk through undertown without tripping over a starry‑eyed speleologist.
  • One of my best friends is an amateur speleologist and yes, he too had had his encounters with death.
  • It was first explored by Svetina in 1839 who descended 100 m into the Reka, and in 1894 the famous speleologist Martel published his work Les Abimes. for more
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