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The excess electricity is used to compress and pump air into underground caverns. Times, Sunday Times (2010)There are huge caverns above and sea caves on either side. Times, Sunday Times (2015)THERE'S no better way of escaping the rain and still getting close to nature than in the incredible underground caverns at the centre. The Sun (2016)The stuffy underground cavern lacked windows, natural light and ventilation. Times, Sunday Times (2010)You're lost and alone in a dark cavern. Christianity Today (2000)As we peer into the dark caverns of this empty metaphor, we try to discern shapes in our future. Exploring language (6th edn) (1995)The beech woods, especially, can be like dark caverns. Times, Sunday Times (2010)There are bunkers, caverns and tunnels across the capital, all quietly waiting for their time to come again. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Early this year BP agreed to fund an appraisal well to examine whether underground salt caverns at the site are suitable for gas storage. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Rivers in the Peak District divide into those that are fed from the moors and those whose summer supply comes from great underground limestone caverns. Times, Sunday Times (2016)
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Translations for 'cavern'
British English: cavern NOUN
A cavern is a large deep cave.
Definition of cavern from the Collins English Dictionary
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