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geocaching

[jee-oh-kash-ing] /ˈdʒi oʊˌkæʃ ɪŋ/
noun
1.
the outdoor sport or game of searching for hidden objects by using Global Positioning System (GPS) coordinates posted on the Internet.
Related forms
geocacher, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for geocacher

geocaching

/ˈdʒiːəʊˌkæʃɪŋ/
noun
1.
a game in which the object is to identify and find items deposited by other players, using GPS navigation
Word Origin
C20: from geo(graphy) + caching
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Contemporary definitions for geocacher
noun

a type of scavenger hunt for waterproof containers bearing treasure using the containers' exact geographic coordinates and Global Positioning System devices

Examples

Geocaching can be a lot of work, especially in a remote urban area.

Word Origin

geo- + cache

Usage Note

geocache n, v

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