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cache

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Computers
cachecache1 /kæʃ/ noun [countable] 🔊 🔊 1 KEEP/STOREa number of things that have been hidden, especially weapons, or the place where they have been hiddencache of 🔊 a cache of explosives 🔊 a large arms cache2 technical a special part of a computer’s memory that helps it work faster by storing information for a short time 🔊 cache memory
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cachePolice have found a cache of automatic weapons in a house in the city centre.Also in Belfast, police arrested a man after an arms cache was found in the Protestant Donegall Pass district.The drug cache that the men were found in possession of was worth roughly $1 million.We've further enhanced speed by adding 32K of CompuAdd engineered cache memory.Q: A friend told me that if I buy a computer, I should make sure it has 256K of cache.But high-speed cache memory is expensive.In figure 2.5 the cache type is Package Name.At least 42 people were arrested in connection with the caches, said Gen.The caches and paramilitaries were maintained for many years, well after the danger of a surprise Soviet attack faded.arms cacheArms caches were found and on May 30 five army battalions were deployed; eight people including three soldiers were reported killed.Also in Belfast, police arrested a man after an arms cache was found in the Protestant Donegall Pass district.Further speculation was fuelled recently by the discovery of a huge arms cache in Batman.We figure they will head right for that arms cache.
Related topics: Computers
cachecache2 verb [transitive] 🔊 🔊 1 KEEP/STOREto hide something in a secret place, especially weapons2 technical to store information in a computer’s memory for a short time
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cacheThe stolen dynamite was discovered Sunday in two caches.I wonder: does the squirrel remember where it has cached all of these apples?Then on Sunday, investigators seized 500 pounds of stolen dynamite cached at a Vallejo house.Proxy settings Most Access Providers have a server that caches copies of popular Web sites.Allow each page you want to read to load fully and it will cache for reading Offline later.Then he cached it under a rock.
From Longman Business Dictionarycachecache1 /kæʃ/ noun [countable usually singular] COMPUTING part of a computer’s memorycachecache2 verb [transitive] COMPUTING to put something in a cache→ See Verb table
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Verb table
cache
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theycache
he, she, itcaches
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theycached
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave cached
he, she, ithas cached
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad cached
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill cache
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have cached
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam caching
he, she, itis caching
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you, we, theyare caching
Past
I, he, she, itwas caching
you, we, theywere caching
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been caching
he, she, ithas been caching
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been caching
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be caching
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been caching
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