What does the word cache mean?

Usage examples for cache

  1. " Three tricks," she said triumphantly at the conclusion, counting the cards in the cache below her elbow. – Miss Mapp by Edward Frederic Benson
  2. There is a cache of Dr. Cook's provisions here, which Franke turned over to the Commander, and Mr. Whitney has agreed to help Murphy and Billy to guard it. – A Negro Explorer at the North Pole by Matthew A. Henson Commentator: Robert E. Peary Booker T. Washington