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  • adj. Possessed of a cairn.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. piled up, like a cairn.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Having or marked by a cairn or cairns.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. marked by cairns


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  • I was in a ballsy mood, and instead of taking the documented and cairned route of least resistance on the traverse, I made up my own variation of adventure along which I found myself covering a considerable stretch of ground on the north side of the summit-to-summit ridge.

    Between a Rock and a Hard Place


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