- Circulation in karst aquifers in which the water moves in certain preferred zones and does not occupy all or most of the openings below this level .Synonyms: (French.) circulation préfèrentielle; (German.) Örtlich begrenzte Karstwaßer- Zirkulation; (Italian.) circolazione carsica parziale; (Spanish.) circulación localizada; (Turkish.) yersel dolaÕim; (Yugoslavian.) lokalizirana ( lokalna) cirkulacija.Compare diffuse circulation.
A Lexicon of Cave and Karst Terminology with Special Reference to Environmental Karst Hydrology. Courtesy of the author & The Karst Waters Institute. 2002.
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