Cave in and Descent

Cave in

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Cave in noun – The sudden collapse of something into a hollow beneath it.
Descent and cave in are semantically related. In some cases you can use "Descent" instead a noun "Cave in".
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Descent noun – The act or process of going to a lower level or altitude.
Cave in and descent are semantically related. Sometimes you can use "Cave in" instead a noun "Descent".
Nearby Words: descend, descendant, descending, descender
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  • Hollywood Darkness Except for two scenes where they cheated, the only lighting in the cave in The Descent came from the caving equipment the characters had on them or in one case, a makeshift torch.
  • Beneath the Earth An uncharted cave in The Descent hosts a group of Gollum-like, blind, stunted little cave people with remarkable agility and bat-like sonar capabilities.
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