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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • transitive verb To hide or store away in a secret place.
  • noun A secret place where something is hidden or stored.
  • noun Something, such as money or an illegal drug, that has been hidden or stored.

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  • noun A collection, sometimes hidden; a reserve.
  • verb To hide or store away for later use.

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

  • verb save up as for future use
  • noun a secret store of valuables or money

Etymologies

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

[Origin unknown.]

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