localized circulation

   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 [10].
   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. . 2002.

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