Definitions for cachekæʃ
Random House Webster's College Dictionary
cachekæʃ(n.; v.)cached, cach•ing.
(n.)a hiding place for ammunition, food, treasures, etc.
anything hidden in a cache.
a piece of computer hardware or a section of RAM dedicated to selectively storing and speeding access to frequently used program commands or data.
(v.t.)to hide in a cache.
Origin of cache:
1585–95; < F, n. der. of cacher to hide < VL *coācticāre to stow away, orig. to pack together
a hidden storage space (for money or provisions or weapons)
hoard, cache, stash(noun)
a secret store of valuables or money
cache, memory cache(verb)
(computer science) RAM memory that is set aside as a specialized buffer storage that is continually updated; used to optimize data transfers between system elements with different characteristics
hoard, stash, cache, lay away, hive up, squirrel away(verb)
save up as for future use
A store of things that may be required in the future, which can be retrieved rapidly, protected or hidden in some way.
Members of the 29-man Discovery team laid down food caches to allow the polar team to travel light, hopping from food cache to food cache on their return journey.
A fast temporary storage where recently- or frequently-used information is stored to avoid having to reload it from a slower storage medium.
A container containing treasure in a global treasure-hunt game.
To place in a cache.
For the herb in a bowl to be entirely burnt to ashes and therefore having become empty, gone, or useless for further smoking
a hole in the ground, or hiding place, for concealing and preserving provisions which it is inconvenient to carry
The Nuttall Encyclopedia
name given in Canada to a hole in the ground for hiding provisions when they prove cumbersome to carry.
Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms
A source of subsistence and supplies, typically containing items such as food, water, medical items, and/or communications equipment, packaged to prevent damage from exposure and hidden in isolated locations by such methods as burial, concealment, and/or submersion, to support isolated personnel. See also concealment; evader; evasion; recovery; recovery operations.
Translations for cache
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary
(made in such a way as to be) difficult to see or find
a hidden door; a hidden meaning.
- verskeekte, geheimeAfrikaans
- مُخَبَّا ، خَفيArabic
- escondidoPortuguese (BR)
- gemt; skjultDanish
- κρυφός, κρυμμένοςGreek
- escondido, ocultoSpanish
- sakriven, skriven, tajnovitCroatian
- paslėptas, slaptasLithuanian
- slēpts; slepensLatvian
- skjult, hemmeligNorwegian
- [undan]gömd, doldSwedish
- gizli, saklıTurkish
- 隱藏的Chinese (Trad.)
- ẩn giấuVietnamese
- 隐藏的Chinese (Simp.)
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