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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A person who explores caves.

Usage examples (34)
  • The term "spelunker" was abandoned sometime in the late 1950s.
  • Among serious cavers, "spelunker" has come to mean "person who goes underground without the proper equipment or training".
  • Never, ever, have I heard anyone speak of himself as a "spelunker," and the thought that someone might be about to spelunk is droll.
  • In my misspent (and skiny) youth, I was an avid spelunker. for more
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