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cache

noun uk   /kæʃ/ us  

cache noun (STORE)

[C] a hidden store of things, or the place where they are kept: an arms cache a cache of explosives/weapons/drugsGroups and collections of thingsVariety and mixtures

cache noun (MEMORY)

[C or U] (also cache memory) an area or type of computer memory in which information that is often in use can be stored temporarily and got to especially quickly: 256 Kb secondary cacheComputer hardware
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